whichman uses a fault tolerant approximate matching algorithm to search for man-pages that match approximately the specified name. The fault tolerant matching is very useful in cases where you remember only roughly the name of a command. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install whichman Ubuntu 22.04.
Requirements to install
- OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for whichman to work
- Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.
Install whichman Ubuntu 22.04
whichman 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 whichman using APT
This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install whichman on your Ubuntu.
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:
Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install whichman Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install whichman 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. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.
After installing it, you can now install whichman by following these steps:
Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:
Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install whichman Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Uninstall whichman on Ubuntu 22.04
Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just whichman.
You can uninstall whichman Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.
If you want to uninstall whichman and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:
In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install whichman on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall whichman too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.