How to Uninstall and Install r4d Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 21, 2022

Remote For Device-under-test (R4D) Daemon acts as controlling server for test racks. Each Rack contains a serial device server and a power control switch. A rack can host several DUTs (device-under-test). r4d connects to the serial device server and the power switch to perform actions on user request. A user connects to r4d through a SOAP interface. I will show you how to install r4d on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install r4d on Ubuntu 22.04

Install r4d Ubuntu 22.04

r4d is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install r4d using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages since it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these steps to get r4d on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install r4d Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install r4d

Install r4d using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install r4d by following these steps:

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install r4d Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install r4d

Uninstall r4d on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

If you installed r4d using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall r4d on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove r4d

If you want to uninstall r4d and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge r4d

Conclusion

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install r4d on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall r4d too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.