How to Install and Uninstall a2ps Package on Linux Mint 21.3 (Virginia)

Last updated: April 23,2024

1. Install "a2ps" package

This is a short guide on how to install a2ps on Linux Mint 21.3 (Virginia)

$ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install a2ps

2. Uninstall "a2ps" package

This guide covers the steps necessary to uninstall a2ps on Linux Mint 21.3 (Virginia):

$ sudo apt remove a2ps $ sudo apt autoclean && sudo apt autoremove

3. Information about the a2ps package on Linux Mint 21.3 (Virginia)

Package: a2ps
Architecture: amd64
Version: 1:4.14-7
Priority: optional
Section: universe/text
Origin: Ubuntu
Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers
Original-Maintainer: Debian QA Group
Installed-Size: 3656
Depends: file, psutils, libc6 (>= 2.33), libpaper1
Recommends: bzip2, lpr | rlpr | cups-client, wdiff
Suggests: emacsen-common, ghostscript, graphicsmagick-imagemagick-compat | imagemagick, groff, gv, html2ps, t1-cyrillic, texlive-base-bin
Filename: pool/universe/a/a2ps/a2ps_4.14-7_amd64.deb
Size: 612532
MD5sum: c665ba153920511aef906a9c2923b3e7
SHA1: 71f2ba518fedbeca51f8436298dedd1313273a45
SHA256: 1e0e9cb9876da4c7ef6970cf7fe4f8ded1bc3878f23a35e8eecffdaede0ba100
SHA512: 8e1134f2c8555814a470aab568c25bb1fdc451daa307360ea5a534415772e4e873caa270caaef2bf2e8656b65224b403c24f6b2671232926ccc862da59d6acc8
Description: GNU a2ps - 'Anything to PostScript' converter and pretty-printer
Description-md5: 732bd45324c6fce1aa914b7b0167c68a