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How To Uninstall libexpat1-dev On Debian 8

To uninstall libexpat1-dev just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just libexpat1-dev

XML parsing C library - development kitDebian 8.0libdevel2.1.0-6+deb8u3
sudo apt-get remove libexpat1-dev

This will remove just the libexpat1-dev package itself.

Uninstall libexpat1-dev and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove libexpat1-dev

This will remove the libexpat1-dev package and any other dependant packages which are no longer needed.

Purging your config/data too

If you also want to delete your local/config files for libexpat1-dev then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge libexpat1-dev

Or similarly, like this libexpat1-dev

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove libexpat1-dev

Package Data

Packagelibexpat1-dev
Version2.1.0-6+deb8u3
MaintainerLaszlo Boszormenyi (GCS) <gcs@debian.org>
Home pagehttp://expat.sourceforge.net
DescriptionXML parsing C library - development kit
Distrodebian
Releasejessie
Repomain
Sectionlibdevel

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