How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian 9.5 Stretch? – Cisco Packet Tracer is a network simulator program developed by Cisco.
How to Install Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian 9.5 Stretch?
The latest version of Cisco Packet Tracer is 7.1.1. Packet Tracer 7.1.1 can be installed and run on Windows and Linux and even MacOS operating systems. In our previous articles, we installed the Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 network simulator on Windows 10, Ubuntu, and MacOS operating systems. You can access the Packet Tracer installation articles from the links below.
- How to Install Packet Tracer on Windows 10?
- How to Install Packet Tracer on Ubuntu?
- How to Install Packet Tracer on MacOS?
In this article, we will install Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian 9.5 Stretch.
How to Install and Configure Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian 9.5/9.4/9.3 Stretch?
First, download the Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 for Linux 64 Bit from here. Afterward, move the Packet Tracer.tar file to the Debian 9.5 desktop, and then follow the steps below.
After downloading Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 to your computer, move the Packet Tracer 7.1.1.tar file to Debian desktop.
Run the Terminal on the Debian 9.5 desktop and execute the following commands respectively.
su mkdir PacketTracer711 ls tar -xvzf Packet-Tracer-7.1.1-for-Linux-64-bit.tar -C PacketTracer711
Check that you extract Packet Tracer 7.1.1 installation files to the Packet Tracer 711 folder.
To start the installation of Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian 9.5, execute the following commands, respectively. Press Enter to accept the Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 license agreement.
cd PacketTracer711 ls ./install
To continue to read the Packet Tracer license agreement, press the Space key.
Press Y to accept the EULA license agreement and continue with Packet Tracer 7.1.1 installation.
Press Enter to set the Packet Tracer to the default location.
Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian has been successfully installed!
To start the Packet Tracer, type ./PacketTracer7 in the Terminal and press Enter.
Packet Tracer can not be started on Debian and libcrypto.so.1.0.0 package needs to be installed.
To download libcrypto.so.1.0.0 go to https://packages.debian.org/jessie-backports/amd64/libssl1.0.0/download.
After downloading the libssl1.0.0 package to your computer, double click on the package and click the Install Package button in the window that opens.
After installing the libcrypto.so.1.0.0 package, click the Close button.
Run the Packet Tracer again. If you get another package error, you will need to install the dependencies for Packet Tracer 7.1.1 respectively.
As shown in the following image, this time we encountered with the libQt5WebKitWidgets.so.5 error.
To install the necessary dependencies for Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian 9, follow the instructions below.
apt-get install qtmultimedia5-dev apt-get install libqt5webkit5-dbg apt-get install libqt5script5 apt-get install libqt5scripttools5
Once you have installed the required dependencies for Packet Tracer 7.1.1, run the ./PacketTracer7 command again in the Terminal to run the Packet Tracer.
As you can see in the image below, Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian 9.5 is starting to open without problems! Click on the OK button in the Packet Tracer info window.
You must log in to your Packet Tracer Log In screen with your Cisco Netacad account. If you do not have a Netacad account, you can log in by clicking on the Guest Login button.
After clicking the Guest Login button, you will have to wait 15 seconds. After 15 seconds, you can run Packet Tracer by clicking Confirm Guest button.
We have successfully installed Cisco Packet Tracer 7.1.1 on Debian 9!
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