How to Uninstall and Install selinux-basics on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 8, 2022

This package will pull in basic SELinux stuff to ease installation, as well as provide scripts and helpers to work around common problems. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install selinux-basics Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install selinux-basics on Ubuntu 22.04

Install selinux-basics Ubuntu 22.04

selinux-basics is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install selinux-basics 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 instructions to get selinux-basics 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 this Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install selinux-basics Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install selinux-basics

Install selinux-basics 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 -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install selinux-basics by following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting 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, you can install selinux-basics Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install selinux-basics

Uninstall selinux-basics on Ubuntu 22.04

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

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove selinux-basics

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge selinux-basics

Summary

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