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How To Uninstall m4 On Debian 8

To uninstall m4 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just m4

macro processing languageDebian 8.0interpreters1.4.17-4
sudo apt-get remove m4

This will remove just the m4 package itself.

Uninstall m4 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove m4

This will remove the m4 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 m4 then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge m4

Or similarly, like this m4

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove m4

Package Data

Packagem4
Version1.4.17-4
MaintainerSantiago Vila <sanvila@debian.org>
Home pagehttp://www.gnu.org/software/m4/
Descriptionmacro processing language
Distrodebian
Releasejessie
Repomain
Sectioninterpreters

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