How To Install gccintro on Kali Linux

In this tutorial we learn how to install gccintro on Kali Linux. gccintro is Introduction to GCC by Brian J. Gough

Introduction

In this tutorial we learn how to install gccintro on Kali Linux.

What is gccintro

This manual provides a tutorial introduction to the GNU C and C++ compilers, gcc and g++.

Many books teach the C and C++ languages, this book explains how to use the compiler itself. Based on years of observation of questions posted on mailing lists, it guides the reader straight to the important options of GCC!

Concisely written, with numerous easy-to-follow “Hello World” examples.

Now with extensive new sections on error messages, portability and floating point arithmetic!

Features a special foreword by Richard M. Stallman, principal developer of GCC and founder of the GNU Project.

The content of this Debian packaged version has some minor adjustments to match learning experiences under the Debian environment.

Please note the Debian package version tracks on the upstream tarball version. When upstream releases a new version as a patch file, the Debian package version stays with the upstream tarball version.

The actual current upstream version is 1.1.

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

Install gccintro Using apt-get

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install gccintro

Install gccintro Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install gccintro

Install gccintro 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 Kali Linux. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

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

sudo aptitude -y install gccintro

How To Uninstall gccintro on Kali Linux

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

sudo apt-get remove gccintro

Uninstall gccintro And Its Dependencies

To uninstall gccintro and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Kali Linux, we can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove gccintro

Remove gccintro Configurations and Data

To remove gccintro configuration and data from Kali Linux we can use the following command:

sudo apt-get -y purge gccintro

Remove gccintro configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge gccintro

References

Summary

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