Cheap VPS & Xen Server

Residential Proxy Network - Hourly & Monthly Packages

How to install sudo on Debian Unstable (Sid)

Install sudo

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

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install sudo

sudo package information

distro Debian Unstable (Sid)
section Main
name sudo
version 1.8.15-1.1
description Provide limited super user privileges to specific users
subsection admin
maintainer Bdale Garbee

Uninstall sudo

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

sudo apt-get remove sudo

Uninstall sudo and it’s dependent packages

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

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove sudo

Purging sudo

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

sudo apt-get purge sudo

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

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove sudo