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How To Uninstall libgs-dev On Debian 8

To uninstall libgs-dev just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just libgs-dev

interpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF - Development FilesDebian 8.0libdevel9.06~dfsg-2+deb8u5
sudo apt-get remove libgs-dev

This will remove just the libgs-dev package itself.

Uninstall libgs-dev and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove libgs-dev

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

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

Or similarly, like this libgs-dev

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

Package Data

Packagelibgs-dev
Version9.06~dfsg-2+deb8u5
MaintainerDebian Printing Team <debian-printing@lists.debian.org>
Home pagehttp://www.ghostscript.com/
Descriptioninterpreter for the PostScript language and for PDF - Development Files
Distrodebian
Releasejessie
Repomain
Sectionlibdevel

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