How to Install or Uninstall zvbi Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 7, 2022

Television broadcasts use the VBI to transmit text such as closed captioning (NTSC), Teletext (PAL/SECAM), and now Intercast and the ATVEC Internet television encodings. The zvbi library is used to capture and decode raw VBI data. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install zvbi Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install zvbi on Ubuntu 22.04

Install zvbi Ubuntu 22.04

zvbi 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 zvbi 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 instructions to install zvbi on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt install zvbi

Install zvbi using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing, you can now install zvbi, just following these steps:

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. 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 zvbi Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install zvbi

Uninstall zvbi 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.

You can uninstall zvbi on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove zvbi

If you want to uninstall zvbi and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge zvbi

Summary

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