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How To Uninstall pidgin-skype On Debian 9

To uninstall pidgin-skype just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just pidgin-skype

linuxSkype plugin for libpurple messengers (Pidgin-specific files)contrib/net20140930+svn665+dfsg-1
sudo apt-get remove pidgin-skype

This will remove just the pidgin-skype package itself.

Uninstall pidgin-skype and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove pidgin-skype

This will remove the pidgin-skype 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 pidgin-skype then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this pidgin-skype

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove pidgin-skype

Package Data

Packagepidgin-skype
Version20140930+svn665+dfsg-1
MaintainerGabriele Giacone <1o5g4r8o@gmail.com>
Home pagehttp://eion.robbmob.com/
DescriptionSkype plugin for libpurple messengers (Pidgin-specific files)
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repocontrib
Sectioncontrib/net

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