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How to install netrw on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install netrw

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install netrw

netrw package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name netrw
version 1.3.2-2
description netcat like tool with nice features to transport files over network
subsection net
website / ~xdenemar / netrw / 
maintainer Giovanni Mascellani

Uninstall netrw

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

sudo apt-get remove netrw

Uninstall netrw and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove netrw

Purging netrw

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

sudo apt-get purge netrw

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove netrw