Ways to Install and Uninstall d-itg Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 18, 2022

D-ITG (Distributed Internet Traffic Generator) is a platform capable to produce traffic at packet level accurately replicating appropriate stochastic processes for both IDT (Inter Departure Time) and PS (Packet Size) random variables (exponential, uniform, cauchy, normal, pareto, …). D-ITG supports both IPv4 and IPv6 traffic generation and it is capable to generate traffic at network, transport, and application layer. We believe that D-ITG shows interesting properties when compared to other traffic generators. In this guide, I will show you how to install d-itg on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: d-itg needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install d-itg on Ubuntu 22.04

Install d-itg Ubuntu 22.04

d-itg is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install d-itg using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install d-itg on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install d-itg Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt -y install d-itg

Install d-itg using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. You must run this command to install it if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install d-itg, just following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install d-itg Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install d-itg

Uninstall d-itg on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

This command can be used to uninstall d-itg from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove d-itg

If you want to uninstall d-itg and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge d-itg

Summary

In this guide, I showed you ways to install d-itg on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall d-itg too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.