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How To Uninstall rng-tools5 On Debian 9

To uninstall rng-tools5 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just rng-tools5

Daemon to use a Hardware TRNGDebian 9.0utils5-1
sudo apt-get remove rng-tools5

This will remove just the rng-tools5 package itself.

Uninstall rng-tools5 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove rng-tools5

This will remove the rng-tools5 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 rng-tools5 then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge rng-tools5

Or similarly, like this rng-tools5

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove rng-tools5

Package Data

Packagerng-tools5
Version5-1
MaintainerMichael Stone <mstone@debian.org>
DescriptionDaemon to use a Hardware TRNG
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionutils

Dependencies