How to Install and Uninstall sbt-ivy on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 29, 2022

Sbt Ivy is patched Apache Ivy for sbt. Ivy is a very powerful dependency manager oriented toward Java dependency management, even though it could be used to manage dependencies of any kind. In this guide, I will show you how to install sbt-ivy on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: sbt-ivy needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install sbt-ivy on Ubuntu 22.04

Install sbt-ivy Ubuntu 22.04

sbt-ivy 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 you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install sbt-ivy using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to get sbt-ivy on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install sbt-ivy Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install sbt-ivy

Install sbt-ivy using Aptitude

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

sudo apt install aptitude

After that, you can now install sbt-ivy 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-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install sbt-ivy

Uninstall sbt-ivy 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 sbt-ivy.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove sbt-ivy

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge sbt-ivy

Ending

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