How to Uninstall or Install xdg-utils-cxx on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 21, 2022

This project was started to fulfill the need of a reliable implementations of such standards in the AppImage project. It is totally standalone and only depends on the standard c++ library (stdlib). In this tutorial, I will show you how to install xdg-utils-cxx on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install xdg-utils-cxx on Ubuntu 22.04

Install xdg-utils-cxx Ubuntu 22.04

xdg-utils-cxx 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 you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install xdg-utils-cxx using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to install xdg-utils-cxx 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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install xdg-utils-cxx Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get -y install xdg-utils-cxx

Install xdg-utils-cxx 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 xdg-utils-cxx, 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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install xdg-utils-cxx Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install xdg-utils-cxx

Uninstall xdg-utils-cxx 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 xdg-utils-cxx.

If you installed xdg-utils-cxx using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall xdg-utils-cxx on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove xdg-utils-cxx

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall xdg-utils-cxx and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge xdg-utils-cxx

Summary

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