How To Install kmix on Kali Linux

In this tutorial we learn how to install kmix on Kali Linux. kmix is volume control and mixer

Introduction

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

What is kmix

KMix is an audio device mixer, used to adjust volume, select recording inputs, and set other hardware options.

This package is part of the KDE multimedia module.

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install kmix

Install kmix Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install kmix

Install kmix 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 kmix using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install kmix

How To Uninstall kmix on Kali Linux

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

sudo apt-get remove kmix

Uninstall kmix And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove kmix

Remove kmix Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge kmix

Remove kmix configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge kmix

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Summary

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