How To Install myrescue-stat on Debian 11

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

One-liner install command

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

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install myrescue

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

What is myrescue-stat 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 myrescue-stat 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 myrescue-stat 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 myrescue-stat using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install myrescue

Install myrescue-stat using apt

Because myrescue-stat 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 myrescue-stat using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install myrescue

Install myrescue-stat 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 myrescue-stat by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install myrescue

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

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install myrescue

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 myrescue-stat from Debian 11

To uninstall only the myrescue-stat package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove myrescue

Uninstall myrescue-stat and all its dependencies

To uninstall myrescue-stat and its dependencies that are no longer needed by Debian 11, you can use the command below:

sudo apt-get -y autoremove myrescue

Remove myrescue-stat with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge myrescue

Remove myrescue-stat completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge myrescue

Extra info and code examples

myrescue is a program to rescue the still-readable data from a damaged harddisk, CD-ROM, DVD, flash drives, etc. It is similar in purpose to dd_rescue (or ddrescue), but it tries to quickly get out of damaged areas to first handle the not yet damaged part of the disk and return later. This package is useful to recover data from any media and for forensics investigations.

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install myrescue-stat on Fedora 34

How To Install myrescue-stat on CentOS 8

How To Install myrescue-stat on Kali Linux

How To Install myrescue-stat on Debian 11

How To Install myrescue-stat on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install myrescue-stat on Ubuntu 21.04

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