How to Install or Uninstall wmlongrun Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 10, 2022

WMLongRun is a program to monitor LongRun. It displays the current LongRun(tm) settings and status: the frequency, the LongRun(tm) flags (performance or economy), and the performance level (expressed as a percentile). It is a dockapp (dockable application) that is supported by X window managers such as Window Maker, AfterStep, BlackBox, and Enlightenment. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install wmlongrun Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install wmlongrun on Ubuntu 22.04

Install wmlongrun Ubuntu 22.04

wmlongrun 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 wmlongrun using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to install wmlongrun 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. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install wmlongrun Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt -y install wmlongrun

Install wmlongrun using Aptitude

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

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install wmlongrun by following these steps:

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

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude install wmlongrun

Uninstall wmlongrun on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone, not just package administrators, can easily uninstall any program.

If you installed wmlongrun using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall wmlongrun on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove wmlongrun

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge wmlongrun

Summary

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