Installion's Lion Logo

Installion.co.uk

How To Uninstall i3-wm On Debian 9

To uninstall i3-wm just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just i3-wm

improved dynamic tiling window managerDebian 9.0x114.13-1
sudo apt-get remove i3-wm

This will remove just the i3-wm package itself.

Uninstall i3-wm and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove i3-wm

This will remove the i3-wm 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 i3-wm then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge i3-wm

Or similarly, like this i3-wm

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove i3-wm

Package Data

Packagei3-wm
Version4.13-1
MaintainerMichael Stapelberg <stapelberg@debian.org>
Home pagehttp://i3wm.org/
Descriptionimproved dynamic tiling window manager
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionx11

Dependencies