Uninstalling Software in Debian Server

To uninstall a software on Debian server, run

Example

uninstall software on debian server

To all installed software with specific name, run

Example

In above list, packages start with

ii = installed
un = currently not installed on the server

When you uninstall a package, it won’t remove all config files, such packages list as uninsalled (un). To completely delete a package, its config file and data, use

Example

After removing a software package, you may need to run apt autoremove to remove any unused dependency.

See apt

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