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How to install primesieve on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install primesieve

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install primesieve

primesieve package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name primesieve
version 5.6.0+ds-1
description fast prime number generator C/C++ library
subsection math
maintainer Debian Science Maintainers

Uninstall primesieve

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

sudo apt-get remove primesieve

Uninstall primesieve and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove primesieve

Purging primesieve

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

sudo apt-get purge primesieve

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove primesieve