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How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

GNS3 can be installed and run on Windows, Linux, and even MacOS operating systems. Installing GNS3 on Linux seems a little complicated, but installation is very simple. In our previous articles, we installed GNS3 on Windows, Linux, and MacOS. You can access these articles from the links below.

In this article, we will install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10 installed on VMware Workstation 14 Pro virtualization program in Windows 10 operating system.

How to Install GNS3 on Ubuntu 17.10 Step by Step?

Follow the steps below for installing GNS3 2.1.3 step by step on Linux/Ubuntu.

   Step 1

On the Ubuntu desktop, open the Terminal and execute the following command to add the GNS3 2.1.3 program to the PPA.

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gns3/ppa

 
How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

   Step 2

After you write your root password, press Enter to continue adding the GNS3 program to the Repository.

How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

   Step 3

To update the Ubuntu 17.10 software packages, execute the sudo apt-get update command at Terminal.

sudo apt-get update

 
How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

   Step 4

Finally, execute the sudo apt-get install gns3-gui command to start installing GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10.

sudo apt-get install gns3-gui

 
How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

   Step 5

GNS3 2.1.3 setup is reported to use additional disk space. Press Y to answer the question, then press Enter.

How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

   Step 6

Press Enter on the No option to prevent GNS3 2.1.3 from being used by non-superusers.

How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

   Step 7

Press Enter on the No option to prevent non-superusers from performing packet analysis using the Wireshark program.

How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

   Step 8

After completing the installation of GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10, type gns3 in the Terminal to run GNS3 and press Enter.

How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

   Step 9

You can check the GNS3 version in Help/About.

How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10?

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  Final Word

How to Install GNS3 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10? – In this article, we have implemented the GNS3 installation step by step on the Linux based Ubuntu 17.10 operating system. In the next article, we will walk through how to install GNS3 VM 2.1.3 on Ubuntu 17.10. Thanks for following us!

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