How to Install or Uninstall yang-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 21, 2022

This is empty dependency package to pull the executable tools. It’s safe to remove. In this guide, I will show you how to install yang-tools on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • OS: yang-tools needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install yang-tools on Ubuntu 22.04

Install yang-tools Ubuntu 22.04

yang-tools 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 that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install yang-tools using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to get yang-tools on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting 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 the system, you can install yang-tools Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt install yang-tools

Install yang-tools using Aptitude

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

sudo apt install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install yang-tools by following these steps:

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

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install yang-tools Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install yang-tools

Uninstall yang-tools 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 yang-tools.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove yang-tools

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge yang-tools

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install yang-tools on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall yang-tools too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.