Ways to Install or Uninstall d-itg on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 21, 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 tutorial, I will show you ways to install d-itg Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for d-itg to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

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 that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install d-itg using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these steps to install d-itg on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt-get 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 by following these steps:

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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install d-itg Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude 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.

If you installed d-itg using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall d-itg on Ubuntu by executing this command

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

Conclusion

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install d-itg on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall d-itg too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require assistance. I’m delighted to respond.