How to Install and Uninstall pinentry-tty Package on Debian 10 (Buster)

Last updated: April 24,2024

1. Install "pinentry-tty" package

Please follow the steps below to install pinentry-tty on Debian 10 (Buster)

$ sudo apt update $ sudo apt install pinentry-tty

2. Uninstall "pinentry-tty" package

This tutorial shows how to uninstall pinentry-tty on Debian 10 (Buster):

$ sudo apt remove pinentry-tty $ sudo apt autoclean && sudo apt autoremove

3. Information about the pinentry-tty package on Debian 10 (Buster)

Package: pinentry-tty
Source: pinentry
Version: 1.1.0-2
Installed-Size: 114
Maintainer: Debian GnuPG Maintainers
Architecture: amd64
Provides: pinentry
Depends: libassuan0 (>= 2.1.0), libc6 (>= 2.14), libgpg-error0 (>= 1.16)
Suggests: pinentry-doc
Enhances: gnupg-agent
Description: minimal dumb-terminal PIN or pass-phrase entry for GnuPG
Description-md5: fb1b5491849b43150afbc7d00b1d4d4f
Section: utils
Priority: optional
Filename: pool/main/p/pinentry/pinentry-tty_1.1.0-2_amd64.deb
Size: 60320
MD5sum: ec85b53941b972afb02427d1058e6a29
SHA256: db145713b48284f712484813d341f0f359800f8cb336471052e842611f650bd5