How To Install run-on-bat on Kali Linux

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

One-liner install command

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

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

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

What is run-on-bat 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 run-on-bat 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 run-on-bat 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 run-on-bat using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install tlp

Install run-on-bat using apt

Because run-on-bat 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 run-on-bat using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install tlp

Install run-on-bat 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 run-on-bat by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install tlp

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

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install tlp

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 run-on-bat from Kali Linux

To uninstall only the run-on-bat package you can execute the following command:

sudo apt-get remove tlp

Uninstall run-on-bat and all its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove tlp

Remove run-on-bat with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge tlp

Remove run-on-bat completely (configurations, data and all of its dependencies)

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge tlp

Extra info and code examples

TLP is an advanced power management tool for Linux. It comes with a default configuration already optimized for battery life. At the same time it is highly customizable to fulfil specific user requirements. TLP supplies separate settings profiles for AC and battery power and can enable or disable bluetooth, WiFi and WWAN radio devices upon system startup. For ThinkPads it provides a unified way to configure charging thresholds and recalibrate the battery for all models which support it (via tp-smapi or acpi-call). TLP is a pure command line tool with automated background tasks, it does not contain a GUI.

Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install run-on-bat on Kali Linux

How To Install run-on-bat on CentOS 8

How To Install run-on-bat on Debian 11

How To Install run-on-bat on Fedora 34

How To Install run-on-bat on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install run-on-bat on Ubuntu 21.04

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