How to Uninstall and Install netstat-nat on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 20, 2022

Netstat-nat is a program that displays Network Address Translations (NAT) connections, managed by netfilter/iptables acting as firewall. I will show you how to install netstat-nat on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install netstat-nat on Ubuntu 22.04

Install netstat-nat Ubuntu 22.04

netstat-nat 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 netstat-nat using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages since it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to install netstat-nat on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: 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 netstat-nat Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt -y install netstat-nat

Install netstat-nat 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 install aptitude

Then, you can now install netstat-nat, just following these steps:

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: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install netstat-nat Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude install netstat-nat

Uninstall netstat-nat 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 netstat-nat using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall netstat-nat on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove netstat-nat

To uninstall netstat-nat and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge netstat-nat

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install netstat-nat on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall netstat-nat too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.