How to Uninstall and Install yabar Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 10, 2022

Yabar is a modern and lightweight status bar that is intended to be used along with minimal X window managers like bspwm and i3. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install yabar Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install yabar on Ubuntu 22.04

Install yabar Ubuntu 22.04

yabar 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 yabar 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 yabar 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 the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo apt install yabar

Install yabar 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 -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install yabar, just following these steps:

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

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude -y install yabar

Uninstall yabar 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 yabar, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove yabar

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall yabar and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge yabar

Ending

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