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How to install mothur on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install mothur

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install mothur

mothur package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name mothur
version 1.36.1-1+b1
description sequence analysis suite for research on microbiota
subsection science
maintainer Debian Med Packaging Team

Uninstall mothur

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

sudo apt-get remove mothur

Uninstall mothur and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove mothur

Purging mothur

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

sudo apt-get purge mothur

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove mothur