Cheap VPS & Xen Server

Residential Proxy Network - Hourly & Monthly Packages

How to install spew on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install spew

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install spew

spew package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name spew
version 1.0.8-1+b2
description I/O performance measurement and load generation tool
subsection utils
maintainer Matt Taggart

Uninstall spew

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

sudo apt-get remove spew

Uninstall spew and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove spew

Purging spew

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

sudo apt-get purge spew

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove spew