How To Install mb2org on Kali Linux

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install mb2org on Kali Linux. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update mb2org.

One-liner install command

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

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

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

What is mb2org 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 mb2org 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 mb2org 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 mb2org using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install fcitx-tools

Install mb2org using apt

Because mb2org 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 mb2org using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install fcitx-tools

Install mb2org 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 mb2org by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install fcitx-tools

How to upgrade (update) a single package mb2org 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 mb2org, e.g. single package, you should use the following format with the apt-get command/apt command:

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install fcitx-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 mb2org from Kali Linux

To uninstall only the mb2org package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove fcitx-tools

Uninstall mb2org and all its dependencies

To uninstall mb2org and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Kali Linux, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove fcitx-tools

Remove mb2org with all configurations and data

To remove mb2org configuration and data from your system you can run the following purge command:

sudo apt-get -y purge fcitx-tools

Remove mb2org completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

And lastly, you can run the next command to remove absolutely everything related to mb2org package, e.g.: configurations, data and all of its dependencies. Just use this command:

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

Extra info and code examples

Fcitx is a input method framework with extension support, which provides an interface for entering characters of different scripts in applications using a variety of mapping systems. It offers a pleasant and modern experience, with intuitive graphical configuration tools and customizable skins and mapping tables. It is highly modularized and extensible, with GTK+ 2/3 and Qt4 IM Modules, support for UIs based on Fbterm, pure Xlib, GTK+, or KDE, and a developer-friendly API. This package provides the following tools: * createPYMB: create a Pinyin data file (.mb) * mb2org: convert a .mb data file to .org file * mb2txt: convert a .mb data file to text file * readPYBase: read Pinyin base file * readPYMB: read Pinyin data file (.mb) * scel2org: convert scel data file (Sougou) to .org file * txt2mb: convert text file to .mb data file

Conclusion

You now have a full guide on how to install mb2org using apt, apt-get and aptitude tools. Also, we showed how to update as a single package and different ways to uninstall the mb2org from Kali Linux.

See also:

How To Install mb2org on Kali Linux

How To Install mb2org on Debian 11

How To Install mb2org on Fedora 34

How To Install mb2org on CentOS 8

How To Install mb2org on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install mb2org on Ubuntu 21.04

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