Ways to Install or Uninstall mactelnet-client Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 20, 2022

Ping, discovery and telnet tools for connecting to Mikrotik RouterOS devices, or other MAC-Telnetd powered machines/devices. I will show you how to install mactelnet-client on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Prerequisites to install

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

Prerequisites to install mactelnet-client on Ubuntu 22.04

Install mactelnet-client Ubuntu 22.04

mactelnet-client is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install mactelnet-client 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 get mactelnet-client on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install mactelnet-client Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get -y install mactelnet-client

Install mactelnet-client using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install mactelnet-client 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install mactelnet-client Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install mactelnet-client

Uninstall mactelnet-client on Ubuntu 22.04

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

If you installed mactelnet-client using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall mactelnet-client on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove mactelnet-client

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall mactelnet-client and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge mactelnet-client

Conclusion

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