How To Install glyphsinfo on Kali Linux

In this tutorial we learn how to install glyphsinfo on Kali Linux. glyphsinfo is Glyphs info used inside Glyphs.app

Introduction

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

What is glyphsinfo

This contains XML files of glyphs names and categories used in Glyphs.app.

There are three ways to install glyphsinfo 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 glyphsinfo Using apt-get

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install glyphsinfo

Install glyphsinfo Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install glyphsinfo

Install glyphsinfo 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 glyphsinfo using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install glyphsinfo

How To Uninstall glyphsinfo on Kali Linux

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

sudo apt-get remove glyphsinfo

Uninstall glyphsinfo And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove glyphsinfo

Remove glyphsinfo Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge glyphsinfo

Remove glyphsinfo configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge glyphsinfo

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Summary

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