How to Uninstall or Install sysrepo on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 8, 2022

Applications can use sysrepo to store their configuration modeled by provided YANG model instead of using e.g. flat configuration files. Sysrepo will ensure data consistency of the data stored in the datastore and enforce data constraints defined by YANG model. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install sysrepo on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for sysrepo to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install sysrepo on Ubuntu 22.04

Install sysrepo Ubuntu 22.04

sysrepo 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 sysrepo 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 install sysrepo on your Ubuntu.

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

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt-get install sysrepo

Install sysrepo 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.

sudo apt install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install sysrepo 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 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 the system, you can install sysrepo Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo aptitude install sysrepo

Uninstall sysrepo 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove sysrepo

If you want to uninstall sysrepo and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge sysrepo

Ending

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