Ways to Install and Uninstall remote-tty Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 8, 2022

This is Paul Vixie’s rtty serial console tool. It allows runs a server per port which then support multiple connections at time from “tip”/”cu”-like clients. It also supports logging of output from the port, even when no client is connected. This can be invaluable for post mortem diagnosis of crashes of serial consoled machines. In this guide, I will show you ways to install remote-tty Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for remote-tty to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install remote-tty on Ubuntu 22.04

Install remote-tty Ubuntu 22.04

remote-tty 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 remote-tty 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 install remote-tty on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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 the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can now install remote-tty Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt-get install remote-tty

Install remote-tty using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install remote-tty, just 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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install remote-tty Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install remote-tty

Uninstall remote-tty on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a remote-tty.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove remote-tty

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge remote-tty

Ending

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