How To Install pkgos-setup-sbuild on Kali Linux

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

One-liner install command

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

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt -y install openstack-pkg-tools

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

What is pkgos-setup-sbuild 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 pkgos-setup-sbuild 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 pkgos-setup-sbuild 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 pkgos-setup-sbuild using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install openstack-pkg-tools

Install pkgos-setup-sbuild using apt

Because pkgos-setup-sbuild 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 pkgos-setup-sbuild using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install openstack-pkg-tools

Install pkgos-setup-sbuild 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 pkgos-setup-sbuild by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install openstack-pkg-tools

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

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install openstack-pkg-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 pkgos-setup-sbuild from Kali Linux

To uninstall only the pkgos-setup-sbuild package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove openstack-pkg-tools

Uninstall pkgos-setup-sbuild and all its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove openstack-pkg-tools

Remove pkgos-setup-sbuild with all configurations and data

To remove pkgos-setup-sbuild configuration and data from your system you can run the following purge command:

sudo apt-get -y purge openstack-pkg-tools

Remove pkgos-setup-sbuild completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge openstack-pkg-tools

Extra info and code examples

This package contains some useful shell scripts and helpers for building the OpenStack packages in Debian, including: * shared code for maintainer scripts (.config, .postinst, ...). * init script templates to automatically generate init scripts for sysv-rc, systemd and upstart. * tools to build backports using sbuild and/or Jenkins based on gbp workflow. * utility to maintain git packaging (to be included in a debian/rules). Even if this package is maintained in order to build OpenStack packages, it is of a general purpose, and it can be used for building any package.

  • Maintainer: Debian OpenStack
  • Sources url: unknown
  • Section/Category: unknown

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install pkgos-setup-sbuild on Debian 11

How To Install pkgos-setup-sbuild on Fedora 34

How To Install pkgos-setup-sbuild on Kali Linux

How To Install pkgos-setup-sbuild on CentOS 8

How To Install pkgos-setup-sbuild on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install pkgos-setup-sbuild on Ubuntu 21.04

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