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How To Uninstall mingetty On Debian 9

To uninstall mingetty just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just mingetty

Console-only gettyDebian 9.0admin1.08-2+b1
sudo apt-get remove mingetty

This will remove just the mingetty package itself.

Uninstall mingetty and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove mingetty

This will remove the mingetty 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 mingetty then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this mingetty

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove mingetty

Package Data

Packagemingetty
Version1.08-2+b1
MaintainerPaul Martin <pm@debian.org>
DescriptionConsole-only getty
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionadmin

Dependencies