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How To Uninstall motion On Debian 8

To uninstall motion just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just motion

V4L capture program supporting motion detectionDebian 8.0video3.2.12+git20140228-4+b3
sudo apt-get remove motion

This will remove just the motion package itself.

Uninstall motion and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove motion

This will remove the motion 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 motion then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this motion

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove motion

Package Data

Packagemotion
Version3.2.12+git20140228-4+b3
MaintainerXimin Luo <infinity0@pwned.gg>
Home pagehttp://motion.sf.net
DescriptionV4L capture program supporting motion detection
Distrodebian
Releasejessie
Repomain
Sectionvideo

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