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How to install rdesktop on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install rdesktop

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install rdesktop

rdesktop package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name rdesktop
version 1.8.3-1+b1
description RDP client for Windows NT/2000 Terminal Server and Windows Servers
subsection x11
maintainer Laszlo Boszormenyi (GCS)

Uninstall rdesktop

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

sudo apt-get remove rdesktop

Uninstall rdesktop and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove rdesktop

Purging rdesktop

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

sudo apt-get purge rdesktop

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove rdesktop