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How To Uninstall xattr On Debian 9

To uninstall xattr just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xattr

tool for manipulating filesystem extended attributesDebian 9.0utils0.9.1-1
sudo apt-get remove xattr

This will remove just the xattr package itself.

Uninstall xattr and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xattr

This will remove the xattr 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 xattr then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xattr

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xattr

Package Data

Packagexattr
Version0.9.1-1
MaintainerFederico Ceratto <federico@debian.org>
Home pagehttps://github.com/xattr/xattr
Descriptiontool for manipulating filesystem extended attributes
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionutils

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