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How to install rar on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install rar

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install rar

rar package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Non-Free
name rar
version 2:5.3.b2-1
description Archiver for .rar files
subsection utils
maintainer Martin Meredith

Uninstall rar

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

sudo apt-get remove rar

Uninstall rar and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove rar

Purging rar

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

sudo apt-get purge rar

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove rar