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How to install kpartx on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install kpartx

Installing kpartx package on Debian Unstable (Sid) is as easy as running the following command on terminal:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install kpartx

kpartx package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name kpartx
version 0.5.0+git1.656f8865-9
description create device mappings for partitions
subsection admin
maintainer Debian LVM Team

Uninstall kpartx

To remove just kpartx package itself from Debian Unstable (Sid) execute on terminal:

sudo apt-get remove kpartx

Uninstall kpartx and it’s dependent packages

To remove the kpartx package and any other dependant package which are no longer needed from Debian Sid.

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove kpartx

Purging kpartx

If you also want to delete configuration and/or data files of kpartx from Debian Sid then this will work:

sudo apt-get purge kpartx

To delete configuration and/or data files of kpartx and it’s dependencies from Debian Sid then execute:

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove kpartx