How To Install sxacl on Debian 11

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

One-liner install command

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

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

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

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

sudo apt -y install sx

Install sxacl using apt

Because sxacl 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 sxacl using apt by running the following command:

sudo apt -y install sx

Install sxacl 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 sxacl by running the following command:

sudo aptitude -y install sx

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

sudo apt-get --only-upgrade install sx

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 sxacl from Debian 11

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

sudo apt-get remove sx

Uninstall sxacl and all its dependencies

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove sx

Remove sxacl with all configurations and data

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

sudo apt-get -y purge sx

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

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

sudo apt-get -y autoremove --purge sx

Extra info and code examples

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Conclusion

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

See also:

How To Install sxacl on CentOS 8

How To Install sxacl on Kali Linux

How To Install sxacl on Debian 11

How To Install sxacl on Fedora 34

How To Install sxacl on Ubuntu 22.04

How To Install sxacl on Ubuntu 21.04

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