How To Install maybe on Kali Linux

In this tutorial we learn how to install maybe on Kali Linux. maybe is control filesystem modifications before they occur

Introduction

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

What is maybe

maybe runs processes under the control of ptrace. When it intercepts a system call that is about to make changes to the file system, it logs that call, ignores the system call and indicates success to the calling process.

After execution, maybe produces a report of all attempted changes to the filesystem, and offers to re-run the process (without filtering this time).

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install maybe

Install maybe Using apt

Update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install maybe

Install maybe 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 maybe using aptitude by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install maybe

How To Uninstall maybe on Kali Linux

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

sudo apt-get remove maybe

Uninstall maybe And Its Dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove maybe

Remove maybe Configurations and Data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge maybe

Remove maybe configuration, data, and all of its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge maybe

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Summary

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