How to Install libasound2 in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus

Quick Install Instructions of libasound2 on Ubuntu 16.04.

Install libasound2 by entering the following commands in the terminal

Step 1

Update package repositories and get latest package information.

sudo apt update -y
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Step 2

Install the packages and dependencies with -y flag.

sudo apt install -y libasound2
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Now that you have your libasound2 installed


Package Description: shared library for ALSA applications

Version: 1.1.0-0ubuntu1

Repository:

OS: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Xenial Xerus

Dependent Packages (you may have to install the packages below if it is not installed automatically or is not available on your computer) :

  • libasound2-data (>= 1.1.0-0ubuntu1)
    Configuration files and profiles for ALSA drivers
  • libc6 (>= 2.16) [not arm64, ppc64el]
    GNU C Library: Shared libraries also a virtual package provided by libc6-udeb

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