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How to install os-prober on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install os-prober

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install os-prober

os-prober package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name os-prober
version 1.71
description utility to detect other OSes on a set of drives
subsection utils
maintainer Debian Install System Team

Uninstall os-prober

To remove just os-prober package itself from Debian Unstable (Sid) execute on terminal:

sudo apt-get remove os-prober

Uninstall os-prober and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove os-prober

Purging os-prober

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

sudo apt-get purge os-prober

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove os-prober