How to Uninstall and Install ssh-contact Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 21, 2022

SSH-Contact is a client/service tool that makes easy to connect your telepathy IM contacts via SSH. No need to care about dynamic IP, NAT, port forwarding or firewalls anymore; if you can chat with a friend, you can also SSH him. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install ssh-contact on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install ssh-contact on Ubuntu 22.04

Install ssh-contact Ubuntu 22.04

ssh-contact 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 ssh-contact 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 install ssh-contact on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install ssh-contact Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install ssh-contact

Install ssh-contact using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. You must run this command to install it if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install ssh-contact by following these steps:

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

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install ssh-contact

Uninstall ssh-contact 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 ssh-contact.

If you installed ssh-contact using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall ssh-contact on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove ssh-contact

To uninstall ssh-contact and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge ssh-contact

Ending

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