How To Install kmail_sav on Kali Linux

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

One-liner install command

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

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install kdepim-addons

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

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

sudo apt -y install kdepim-addons

Install kmail_sav using apt

Because kmail_sav 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 kmail_sav using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install kdepim-addons

Install kmail_sav 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 kmail_sav by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install kdepim-addons

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

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install kdepim-addons

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 kmail_sav from Kali Linux

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

sudo apt-get remove kdepim-addons

Uninstall kmail_sav and all its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove kdepim-addons

Remove kmail_sav with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge kdepim-addons

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

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge kdepim-addons

Extra info and code examples

KDE (the K Desktop Environment) is a powerful Open Source graphical desktop environment for Unix workstations. It combines ease of use, contemporary functionality, and outstanding graphical design with the technological superiority of the Unix operating system. This package includes a collection of extensions for the Personal Information Management (PIM) desktop applications provided with the official release of KDE Applications.

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install kmail_sav on Kali Linux

How To Install kmail_sav on Debian 11

How To Install kmail_sav on Fedora 34

How To Install kmail_sav on Ubuntu 21.04

How To Install kmail_sav on CentOS 8

How To Install kmail_sav on Ubuntu 22.04

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