How To Install onesixtyone on Kali Linux

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

One-liner install command

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

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

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

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

sudo apt -y install onesixtyone

Install onesixtyone using apt

Because onesixtyone 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 onesixtyone using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install onesixtyone

Install onesixtyone 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 onesixtyone by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install onesixtyone

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

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install onesixtyone

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 onesixtyone from Kali Linux

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

sudo apt-get remove onesixtyone

Uninstall onesixtyone and all its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove onesixtyone

Remove onesixtyone with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge onesixtyone

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

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge onesixtyone

Extra info and code examples

onesixtyone is a simple SNMP scanner which sends SNMP requests for the sysDescr value asynchronously with user-adjustable sending times and then logs the responses which gives the description of the software running on the device. Running onesixtyone on a class B network (switched 100Mbs with 1Gbs backbone) with -w 10 gives a performance of 3 seconds per class C, with no dropped packets, and all 65536 IP addresses were scanned in less than 13 minutes.

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install onesixtyone on CentOS 8

How To Install onesixtyone on Kali Linux

How To Install onesixtyone on Debian 11

How To Install onesixtyone on Fedora 34

How To Install onesixtyone on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install onesixtyone on Ubuntu 21.04

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