How to Install and Uninstall powerman on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 7, 2022

PowerMan is a tool for manipulating Power Distribution Units (PDUs) from a central location. It is suitable for remote operation in data centers or compute cluster environment. I will show you how to install powerman on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install powerman on Ubuntu 22.04

Install powerman Ubuntu 22.04

powerman is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install powerman using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these instructions to install powerman on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install powerman Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get -y install powerman

Install powerman using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already done so, run this command to install it.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install powerman, just following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install powerman Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install powerman

Uninstall powerman on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just powerman.

This command can be used to uninstall powerman from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove powerman

If you want to uninstall powerman and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge powerman

Ending

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install powerman on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall powerman too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.