How To Install maf_truncate.py on Debian 11

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install maf_truncate.py on Debian 11. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update maf_truncate.py.

One-liner install command

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

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install python-bx-tools

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

What is maf_truncate.py and what are the ways to install it?

Before beginning this tutorial, you will need access to a server or computer running Debian 11. This guide was written specifically with a server running Debian 11 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 maf_truncate.py on Debian 11. 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 maf_truncate.py 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 maf_truncate.py using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install python-bx-tools

Install maf_truncate.py using apt

Because maf_truncate.py is available in Debian 11’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 maf_truncate.py using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install python-bx-tools

Install maf_truncate.py 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 Debian 11. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

After updating aptitude database, You can install maf_truncate.py by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install python-bx-tools

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

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install python-bx-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 maf_truncate.py from Debian 11

To uninstall only the maf_truncate.py package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove python-bx-tools

Uninstall maf_truncate.py and all its dependencies

To uninstall maf_truncate.py and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Debian 11, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove python-bx-tools

Remove maf_truncate.py with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge python-bx-tools

Remove maf_truncate.py completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge python-bx-tools

Extra info and code examples

This package collects all command line tools to access the functionality of the python-bx library. All scripts have python3 in their shebang line.

Conclusion

You now have a full guide on how to install maf_truncate.py using apt, apt-get and aptitude tools. Also, we showed how to update as a single package and different ways to uninstall the maf_truncate.py from Debian 11.

See also:

How To Install maf_truncate.py on Fedora 34

How To Install maf_truncate.py on Kali Linux

How To Install maf_truncate.py on Debian 11

How To Install maf_truncate.py on CentOS 8

How To Install maf_truncate.py on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install maf_truncate.py on Ubuntu 21.04

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z