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How to install pinentry-curses on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install pinentry-curses

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install pinentry-curses

pinentry-curses package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name pinentry-curses
version 0.9.7-5
description curses-based PIN or pass-phrase entry dialog for GnuPG
subsection utils
website / related_software / pinentry / 
maintainer Debian GnuPG Maintainers

Uninstall pinentry-curses

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

sudo apt-get remove pinentry-curses

Uninstall pinentry-curses and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove pinentry-curses

Purging pinentry-curses

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

sudo apt-get purge pinentry-curses

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove pinentry-curses