How to Uninstall or Install ipgrab on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 4, 2022

ipgrab is a network debugging utility not unlike tcpdump except that it prints out detailed header field information for data link, network and transport layers. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install ipgrab Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: ipgrab needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install ipgrab on Ubuntu 22.04

Install ipgrab Ubuntu 22.04

ipgrab 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 ipgrab using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these instructions to get ipgrab on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install ipgrab Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt-get -y install ipgrab

Install ipgrab using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install ipgrab by following these steps:

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install ipgrab

Uninstall ipgrab 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 ipgrab using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall ipgrab on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove ipgrab

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge ipgrab

Summary

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