How To Install gotox on Ubuntu 21.04

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install gotox on Ubuntu 21.04. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update gotox.

One-liner install command

For those in a hurry, here's a one-line installation command:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install dvb-apps

But if you are interested in the detailed steps with descriptions, the following information is for you.

What is gotox and what are the ways to install it?

Before beginning this tutorial, you will need access to a server or computer running Ubuntu 21.04. This guide was written specifically with a server running Ubuntu 21.04 in mind, although it should also work on older, supported versions of the operating system.

Also, make sure you are running a regular, non-root user with sudo privileges configured on your server. When you have an account available, log in as your non-root user to begin.

There are several ways to install gotox on Ubuntu 21.04. You can use (links are clickable):

In the following sections, we will describe each method in detail. You can choose one of them or refer to the recommended one.

Install gotox using apt-get

First, update apt database with apt-get using the following command.

sudo apt-get update

After updating apt-get database, You can install gotox using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install dvb-apps

Install gotox using apt

Because gotox is available in Ubuntu 21.04’s default repositories, it is possible to install it from these repositories using the apt packaging system.

To begin, update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

After updating apt database, You can install gotox using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install dvb-apps

Install gotox using aptitude

If you want to follow this method, you might need to install aptitude first since aptitude is usually not installed by default on Ubuntu 21.04. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating aptitude database, You can install gotox by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install dvb-apps

How to upgrade (update) a single package gotox using apt-get?

First, you will need to update packages index. Run update command as usual:

sudo apt-get update

Next, to upgrade only the gotox, e.g. single package, you should use the following format with the apt-get command/apt command:

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install dvb-apps

Note that this command will not install any new packages! If you wish to install the package if it doesn't exist you may leave out --only-upgrade part.

How To Uninstall gotox from Ubuntu 21.04

To uninstall only the gotox package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove dvb-apps

Uninstall gotox and all its dependencies

To uninstall gotox and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Ubuntu 21.04, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove dvb-apps

Remove gotox with all configurations and data

To remove gotox configuration and data from your system you can run the following purge command:

sudo apt-get -y purge dvb-apps

Remove gotox completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

And lastly, you can run the next command to remove absolutely everything related to gotox package, e.g.: configurations, data and all of its dependencies. Just use this command:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge dvb-apps

Extra info and code examples

Applications and utilities geared towards the initial setup, testing and operation of an DVB device supporting the DVB-S, DVB-C, DVB-T, and ATSC standards. Main User Applications: . scan - Scan for channels on your digital TV device . dvbscan - Another frequency scanning tool . czap, szap, tzap - Tuning utilities for DVB-C, DVB-S, DVB-T . azap - Tuning utility for ATSC . gnutv - Tune, watch and stream your TV General Utilities: . dvbdate - Set your clock from digital TV . dvbnet - Control digital data network interfaces . dvbtraffic - Monitor traffic on a digital device . femon - Monitor the tuning on a digital TV device . zap - *Just* tunes a digital device . atsc_epg - Display ATSC Electronic Program Guide (next programs) . alevt - Teletext browser Hardware Specific Utilities: . util/av7110_loadkeys - Load remote keys into an av7110 based card . util/dib3000-watch - Monitor DIB3000 demodulators . util/dst-utils - Utilities for DST based cards . util/ttusb_dec_reset - Reset a TechnoTrends TTUSB DEC device Libraries: . lib/libdvbapi - Interface library to digital TV devices . lib/libdvbcfg - Library to parse/create digital TV channel . lib/libdvbsec - Library for Satellite Equipment Control operations . lib/libucsi - Fast MPEG2 Transport Stream SI table parsing library . lib/libdvben50221- Implementation of a Cenelec EN 50221 CAM stack . lib/libdvbmisc - Miscellaneous utilities used by the other libraries


You now have a full guide on how to install gotox using apt, apt-get and aptitude tools. Also, we showed how to update as a single package and different ways to uninstall the gotox from Ubuntu 21.04.

See also:

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How To Install gotox on CentOS 8

How To Install gotox on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install gotox on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install gotox on Debian 11

How To Install gotox on Fedora 34