How to Install and Uninstall smf-utils on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 25, 2022

LibSMF is a BSD-licensed C library for handling SMF (“*.mid”) files. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install smf-utils on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for smf-utils to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install smf-utils on Ubuntu 22.04

Install smf-utils Ubuntu 22.04

smf-utils 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 that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install smf-utils 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 instructions to get smf-utils on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install smf-utils Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install smf-utils

Install smf-utils using Aptitude

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

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install smf-utils, just following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude install smf-utils

Uninstall smf-utils 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 smf-utils.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove smf-utils

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge smf-utils

Ending

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