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How to install par2 on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install par2

Installing par2 package on Debian Unstable (Sid) is as easy as running the following command on terminal:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install par2

par2 package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name par2
version 0.6.14-1
description PAR 2.0 compatible file verification and repair tool
subsection utils
website / Parchive / par2cmdline / 
maintainer JCF Ploemen (jcfp)

Uninstall par2

To remove just par2 package itself from Debian Unstable (Sid) execute on terminal:

sudo apt-get remove par2

Uninstall par2 and it’s dependent packages

To remove the par2 package and any other dependant package which are no longer needed from Debian Sid.

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove par2

Purging par2

If you also want to delete configuration and/or data files of par2 from Debian Sid then this will work:

sudo apt-get purge par2

To delete configuration and/or data files of par2 and it’s dependencies from Debian Sid then execute:

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove par2