How To Install hxaddid on Kali Linux

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

One-liner install command

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

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install html-xml-utils

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

What is hxaddid 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 hxaddid 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 hxaddid 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 hxaddid using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install html-xml-utils

Install hxaddid using apt

Because hxaddid 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 hxaddid using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install html-xml-utils

Install hxaddid 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 hxaddid by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install html-xml-utils

How to upgrade (update) a single package hxaddid 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 hxaddid, e.g. single package, you should use the following format with the apt-get command/apt command:

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install html-xml-utils

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 hxaddid from Kali Linux

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

sudo apt-get remove html-xml-utils

Uninstall hxaddid and all its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove html-xml-utils

Remove hxaddid with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge html-xml-utils

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

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge html-xml-utils

Extra info and code examples

HTML-XML-utils provides a number of simple utilities for manipulating and converting HTML and XML files in various ways. The suite consists of the following tools: asc2xml - convert from UTF-8 to &#nnn; entities xml2asc - convert from &#nnn; entities to UTF-8 hxaddid - add IDs to selected elements hxcite - replace bibliographic references by hyperlinks hxcite-mkbib - expand references and create bibliography hxclean - apply heuristics to correct an HTML file hxcopy - copy an HTML file while preserving relative links hxcount - count elements and attributes in HTML or XML files hxextract - extract selected elements hxincl - expand included HTML or XML files hxindex - create an alphabetically sorted index hxmkbib - create bibliography from a template hxmultitoc - create a table of contents for a set of HTML files hxname2id - move some ID= or NAME= from A elements to their parents hxnormalize - pretty-print an HTML file hxnsxml - convert output of hxxmlns back to normal XML hxnum - number section headings in an HTML file hxpipe - convert XML to a format easier to parse with Perl or AWK hxprintlinks - number links & add table of URLs at end of an HTML file hxprune - remove marked elements from an HTML file hxref - generate cross-references hxselect - extract elements that match a (CSS) selector hxtoc - insert a table of contents in an HTML file hxuncdata - replace CDATA sections by character entities hxunent - replace HTML predefined character entities to UTF-8 hxunpipe - convert output of pipe back to XML format hxunxmlns - replace "global names" by XML Namespace prefixes hxwls - list links in an HTML file hxxmlns - replace XML Namespace prefixes by "global names"


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

See also:

How To Install hxaddid on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install hxaddid on Kali Linux

How To Install hxaddid on Debian 11

How To Install hxaddid on Fedora 34

How To Install hxaddid on CentOS 8

How To Install hxaddid on Ubuntu 21.04