Zopfli Compression Algorithm is a new zlib (gzip, deflate) compatible compressor. This compressor takes more time (~100x slower), but compresses around 5% better than zlib and better than any other zlib-compatible compressor we have found. I will show you how to install zopfli on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.
Prerequisites to install
- Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
- Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.
Install zopfli Ubuntu 22.04
zopfli 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 zopfli using APT
This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these steps to get zopfli on your Ubuntu.
Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:
Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install zopfli Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install zopfli using Aptitude
If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.
Then, you can now install zopfli by following these steps:
Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:
Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install zopfli Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Uninstall zopfli 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 zopfli using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall zopfli on Ubuntu by running this command
If you want to uninstall zopfli and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:
In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install zopfli on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall zopfli too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.