Ways to Install or Uninstall rbootd Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 21, 2022

The rbootd daemon is used for booting some HP workstations over the network (such as the 9000/300 and 9000/400 series). It can also boot some PA RISC workstations (such as the 9000/730). It handles the first stage of the boot sequence and can be used to start booting Linux, NetBSD or HPUX. I will show you how to install rbootd on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Requirements to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for rbootd to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install rbootd on Ubuntu 22.04

Install rbootd Ubuntu 22.04

rbootd 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 rbootd using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these steps to get rbootd 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. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install rbootd Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get -y install rbootd

Install rbootd using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install rbootd 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. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install rbootd Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install rbootd

Uninstall rbootd 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove rbootd

To uninstall rbootd and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge rbootd

Conclusion

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