This is a daemon to put a laptop to sleep if it is not being used or if the battery is low. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install sleepd on Ubuntu 22.04.
- OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
- Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.
Install sleepd Ubuntu 22.04
sleepd 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 sleepd 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 sleepd on your Ubuntu.
Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:
Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install sleepd Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install sleepd using Aptitude
With Aptitude, users can view a list of available packages and manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages. If you didn’t install it on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.
Then, you can now install sleepd, 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:
Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install sleepd Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Uninstall sleepd 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.
If you installed sleepd using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall sleepd on Ubuntu by executing this command
If you want to uninstall sleepd and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:
In this guide, I showed you ways to install sleepd on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall sleepd too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.