How to Install and Uninstall sbws on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 22, 2022

Simple Bandwidth Scanner (sbws) scan the Tor network and generates bandwidth list files (also called measurements). In this guide, I will show you how to install sbws on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: sbws needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install sbws on Ubuntu 22.04

Install sbws Ubuntu 22.04

sbws 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 sbws using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to get sbws on your Ubuntu.

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 -y update

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

sudo apt install sbws

Install sbws using Aptitude

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

sudo apt install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install sbws, just following these steps:

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. After updating the system, you can install sbws Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude -y install sbws

Uninstall sbws 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 sbws.

You can uninstall sbws Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove sbws

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall sbws and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge sbws

Summary

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install sbws on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall sbws too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.