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How To Uninstall deborphan On Debian 9

To uninstall deborphan just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just deborphan

program that can find unused packages, e.g. librariesDebian 9.0admin1.7.28.8-0.3+b1
sudo apt-get remove deborphan

This will remove just the deborphan package itself.

Uninstall deborphan and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove deborphan

This will remove the deborphan 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 deborphan then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this deborphan

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove deborphan

Package Data

Packagedeborphan
Version1.7.28.8-0.3+b1
Maintainerdeborphan devel team <deborphan-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>
Descriptionprogram that can find unused packages, e.g. libraries
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionadmin

Dependencies