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How To Uninstall fontconfig On Debian 9

To uninstall fontconfig just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just fontconfig

generic font configuration library - support binariesDebian 9.0fonts2.11.0-6.7+b1
sudo apt-get remove fontconfig

This will remove just the fontconfig package itself.

Uninstall fontconfig and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove fontconfig

This will remove the fontconfig 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 fontconfig then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this fontconfig

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove fontconfig

Package Data

Packagefontconfig
Version2.11.0-6.7+b1
MaintainerKeith Packard <keithp@debian.org>
Descriptiongeneric font configuration library - support binaries
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionfonts

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