How to Install and Uninstall termshark Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 17, 2022

If you’re debugging on a remote machine with a large pcap and no desire to scp it back to your desktop, termshark can help! In this tutorial, I will show you how to install termshark on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for termshark to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install termshark on Ubuntu 22.04

Install termshark Ubuntu 22.04

termshark is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install termshark using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install termshark on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt install termshark

Install termshark using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install termshark 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 termshark Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install termshark

Uninstall termshark 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 termshark using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall termshark on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove termshark

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge termshark

Ending

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