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How To Uninstall libfreeimage-dev On Debian 8

To uninstall libfreeimage-dev just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just libfreeimage-dev

Support library for graphics image formats (development files)Debian 8.0libdevel3.15.4-4.2+deb8u1
sudo apt-get remove libfreeimage-dev

This will remove just the libfreeimage-dev package itself.

Uninstall libfreeimage-dev and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove libfreeimage-dev

This will remove the libfreeimage-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 libfreeimage-dev then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this libfreeimage-dev

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

Package Data

Packagelibfreeimage-dev
Version3.15.4-4.2+deb8u1
MaintainerDebian QA Group <packages@qa.debian.org>
Home pagehttp://freeimage.sourceforge.net/
DescriptionSupport library for graphics image formats (development files)
Distrodebian
Releasejessie
Repomain
Sectionlibdevel

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