how to install GEF – GDB Enhanced Features on Kali Linux

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First,

Pre-requisite,

-cmake

To install it type the following,

root@boydC:/home# apt install cmake

Second,

Check the github project, you have two choices, [Nov2019 / https://bit.ly/2PHoFuy]

#via the install script

$ wget -q -O- https://github.com/hugsy/gef/raw/master/scripts/gef.sh | sh

# manually

$ wget -O ~/.gdbinit-gef.py -q https://github.com/hugsy/gef/raw/master/gef.py
$ echo source ~/.gdbinit-gef.py >> ~/.gdbinit

It will not take more than 5 minutes to complete both steps, after that to test if GEF-GDB Enhanced Features is correctly installed or not, type the following:

$gdb

The correct installation will look similar to the following image,

Screen Shot 2019-10-31 at 18.06.37
GEF – GDB Enhanced Features

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