This article covers how to install, run, and remove Elinks browser on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. In fact, Elinks runs in the terminal. Not only it saves bandwidth but also consumes a few system resources. On a server where resources are always constrained, elinks can be the best choice to access the web.
Step by step installation of elinks:
1: Update system:
$ sudo apt-get update
2: Install: elinks
Ater updating the OS run following command to install the package:
$ sudo apt-get install elinks
How to Completely remove elinks with all configuration files from Ubuntu?
Following command should be used with care as it deletes all the configuration files and data:
$ sudo apt-get purge elinks
or you can use following command also:
$ sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove elinks
Above command will remove all the configuration files and data associated with elinks package. You can can't recover the delete data, so, use this command with care.