How To Install jnettop on debian 9

In this tutorial we learn how to install jnettop on debian 9. jnettop is View hosts/ports taking up the most network traffic

Introduction

In this tutorial we learn how to install jnettop on debian 9.

What is jnettop

jNettop captures traffic coming across the host it is running on and displays streams sorted by bandwidth they use. Result is a nice listing of communication on network by host and port, how many bytes went through this transport and the bandwidth it is consuming.

There are three ways to install jnettop on debian 9. We can use apt-get, apt and aptitude. In the following sections we will describe each method. You can choose one of them.

Install jnettop Using apt-get

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install jnettop

Install jnettop Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install jnettop

Install jnettop 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 jnettop using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install jnettop

How To Uninstall jnettop on debian 9

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

sudo apt-get remove jnettop

Uninstall jnettop And Its Dependencies

To uninstall jnettop and its dependencies that are no longer needed by debian 9, we can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove jnettop

Remove jnettop Configurations and Data

To remove jnettop configuration and data from debian 9 we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y purge jnettop

Remove jnettop configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge jnettop

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Summary

In this tutorial we learn how to install jnettop on debian 9 using different package management tools like apt, apt-get and aptitude.