Ways to Install or Uninstall tuned on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 8, 2022

The tuned package contains a daemon that tunes system settings dynamically. It does so by monitoring the usage of several system components periodically. Based on that information components will then be put into lower or higher power saving modes to adapt to the current usage. Currently only ethernet network and ATA harddisk devices are implemented. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install tuned on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

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

Prerequisites to install tuned on Ubuntu 22.04

Install tuned Ubuntu 22.04

tuned is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install tuned 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 tuned on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo apt-get -y install tuned

Install tuned using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install tuned, 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo aptitude install tuned

Uninstall tuned on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu might be challenging? You’re wrong; any program, not just a tuned, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

If you installed tuned using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall tuned on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove tuned

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge tuned

Summary

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