How To Install pyside_tool.py on Kali Linux

In this guide, we’ll discuss How To Install pyside_tool.py on Kali Linux. Also, we will demonstrate how to uninstall and update pyside_tool.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 pyside2-tools

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

What is pyside_tool.py 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 pyside_tool.py 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 pyside_tool.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 pyside_tool.py using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install pyside2-tools

Install pyside_tool.py using apt

Because pyside_tool.py 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 pyside_tool.py using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install pyside2-tools

Install pyside_tool.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 Kali Linux. Update apt database with aptitude using the following command.

sudo aptitude update

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

sudo aptitude -y install pyside2-tools

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

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install pyside2-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 pyside_tool.py from Kali Linux

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

sudo apt-get remove pyside2-tools

Uninstall pyside_tool.py and all its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove pyside2-tools

Remove pyside_tool.py with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge pyside2-tools

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

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge pyside2-tools

Extra info and code examples

Qt is a cross-platform C++ application framework. Qt's primary feature is its rich set of widgets that provide standard GUI functionality. PySide2 ships Python bindings for the Qt5 framework. This package ships the following accompanying tools: * pyside2-rcc - PySide resource compiler * pyside2-uic - Python User Interface Compiler for PySide * pyside2-lupdate - update Qt Linguist translation files for PySide

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install pyside_tool.py on Kali Linux

How To Install pyside_tool.py on Debian 11

How To Install pyside_tool.py on Fedora 34

How To Install pyside_tool.py on CentOS 8

How To Install pyside_tool.py on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install pyside_tool.py on Ubuntu 21.04

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