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How to install mtools on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install mtools

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install mtools

mtools package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name mtools
version 4.0.18-2
description Tools for manipulating MSDOS files
subsection otherosfs
website / software / mtools / 
maintainer Anibal Monsalve Salazar

Uninstall mtools

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

sudo apt-get remove mtools

Uninstall mtools and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove mtools

Purging mtools

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

sudo apt-get purge mtools

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove mtools