How To Install h5redeploy on Kali Linux

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install h5redeploy on Kali Linux. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update h5redeploy.

One-liner install command

For those in a hurry, here's a one-line installation command:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install hdf5-tools

But if you are interested in the detailed steps with descriptions, the following information is for you.

What is h5redeploy and what are the ways to install it?

Before beginning this tutorial, you will need access to a server or computer running Kali Linux. This guide was written specifically with a server running Kali Linux in mind, although it should also work on older, supported versions of the operating system.

Also, make sure you are running a regular, non-root user with sudo privileges configured on your server. When you have an account available, log in as your non-root user to begin.

There are several ways to install h5redeploy on Kali Linux. You can use (links are clickable):

In the following sections, we will describe each method in detail. You can choose one of them or refer to the recommended one.

Install h5redeploy using apt-get

First, update apt database with apt-get using the following command.

sudo apt-get update

After updating apt-get database, You can install h5redeploy using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install hdf5-tools

Install h5redeploy using apt

Because h5redeploy is available in Kali Linux’s default repositories, it is possible to install it from these repositories using the apt packaging system.

To begin, update apt database with apt using the following command.

sudo apt update

After updating apt database, You can install h5redeploy using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install hdf5-tools

Install h5redeploy using aptitude

If you want to follow this method, you might need to install aptitude first since aptitude is usually not installed by default on Kali Linux. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating aptitude database, You can install h5redeploy by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install hdf5-tools

How to upgrade (update) a single package h5redeploy using apt-get?

First, you will need to update packages index. Run update command as usual:

sudo apt-get update

Next, to upgrade only the h5redeploy, e.g. single package, you should use the following format with the apt-get command/apt command:

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install hdf5-tools

Note that this command will not install any new packages! If you wish to install the package if it doesn't exist you may leave out --only-upgrade part.

How To Uninstall h5redeploy from Kali Linux

To uninstall only the h5redeploy package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove hdf5-tools

Uninstall h5redeploy and all its dependencies

To uninstall h5redeploy and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Kali Linux, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove hdf5-tools

Remove h5redeploy with all configurations and data

To remove h5redeploy configuration and data from your system you can run the following purge command:

sudo apt-get -y purge hdf5-tools

Remove h5redeploy completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

And lastly, you can run the next command to remove absolutely everything related to h5redeploy package, e.g.: configurations, data and all of its dependencies. Just use this command:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge hdf5-tools

Extra info and code examples

HDF5 is a file format and library for storing scientific data. HDF5 was designed and implemented to address the deficiencies of HDF4.x. It has a more powerful and flexible data model, supports files larger than 2 GB, and supports parallel I/O. This package contains runtime tools for HDF5.

Conclusion

You now have a full guide on how to install h5redeploy using apt, apt-get and aptitude tools. Also, we showed how to update as a single package and different ways to uninstall the h5redeploy from Kali Linux.

See also:

How To Install h5redeploy on Kali Linux

How To Install h5redeploy on Debian 11

How To Install h5redeploy on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install h5redeploy on CentOS 8

How To Install h5redeploy on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install h5redeploy on Fedora 34

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