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How to install ntfs-3g on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install ntfs-3g

Installing ntfs-3g package on Debian Unstable (Sid) is as easy as running the following command on terminal:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install ntfs-3g

ntfs-3g package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name ntfs-3g
version 1:2015.3.14AR.1-1+b1
description read/write NTFS driver for FUSE
subsection otherosfs
website / community / ntfs-3g-advanced / 
maintainer Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS)

Uninstall ntfs-3g

To remove just ntfs-3g package itself from Debian Unstable (Sid) execute on terminal:

sudo apt-get remove ntfs-3g

Uninstall ntfs-3g and it’s dependent packages

To remove the ntfs-3g package and any other dependant package which are no longer needed from Debian Sid.

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove ntfs-3g

Purging ntfs-3g

If you also want to delete configuration and/or data files of ntfs-3g from Debian Sid then this will work:

sudo apt-get purge ntfs-3g

To delete configuration and/or data files of ntfs-3g and it’s dependencies from Debian Sid then execute:

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove ntfs-3g