How To Install gkrellmwireless on Debian 10

In this tutorial we learn how to install gkrellmwireless on Debian 10. gkrellmwireless is 802.11 wireless link monitor plugin for GKrellM

Introduction

In this tutorial we learn how to install gkrellmwireless on Debian 10.

What is gkrellmwireless

This GKrellM plugin allows you to monitor the status of an 802.11 wireless ethernet link.

There are three ways to install gkrellmwireless on Debian 10. We can use apt-get, apt and aptitude. In the following sections we will describe each method. You can choose one of them.

Install gkrellmwireless Using apt-get

Update apt database with apt-get using the following command.

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install gkrellmwireless

Install gkrellmwireless Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

After updating apt database, We can install gkrellmwireless using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install gkrellmwireless

Install gkrellmwireless 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 Debian. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating apt database, We can install gkrellmwireless using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install gkrellmwireless

How To Uninstall gkrellmwireless on Debian 10

To uninstall only the gkrellmwireless package we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get remove gkrellmwireless

Uninstall gkrellmwireless And Its Dependencies

To uninstall gkrellmwireless and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Debian 10, we can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove gkrellmwireless

Remove gkrellmwireless Configurations and Data

To remove gkrellmwireless configuration and data from Debian 10 we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y purge gkrellmwireless

Remove gkrellmwireless configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

We can use the following command to remove gkrellmwireless configurations, data and all of its dependencies, we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge gkrellmwireless

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Summary

In this tutorial we learn how to install gkrellmwireless on Debian 10 using different package management tools like apt, apt-get and aptitude.