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How to install postnews on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install postnews

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install postnews

postnews package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name postnews
version 0.6.1-1
description Post Usenet articles via NNTP from the command line
subsection net
website / p / postnews / wiki / Home / 
maintainer Robert James Clay

Uninstall postnews

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

sudo apt-get remove postnews

Uninstall postnews and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove postnews

Purging postnews

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

sudo apt-get purge postnews

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove postnews