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How To Uninstall mercurial On Debian 8

To uninstall mercurial just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just mercurial

easy-to-use, scalable distributed version control systemDebian 8.0vcs3.1.2-2+deb8u3
sudo apt-get remove mercurial

This will remove just the mercurial package itself.

Uninstall mercurial and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove mercurial

This will remove the mercurial 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 mercurial then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this mercurial

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove mercurial

Package Data

Packagemercurial
Version3.1.2-2+deb8u3
MaintainerPython Applications Packaging Team <python-apps-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>
Home pagehttp://mercurial.selenic.com/
Descriptioneasy-to-use, scalable distributed version control system
Distrodebian
Releasejessie
Repomain
Sectionvcs

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