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How To Uninstall xbacklight On Debian 9

To uninstall xbacklight just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xbacklight

simple utility to set the backlight levelDebian 9.0x111.2.1-1+b2
sudo apt-get remove xbacklight

This will remove just the xbacklight package itself.

Uninstall xbacklight and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xbacklight

This will remove the xbacklight 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 xbacklight then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xbacklight

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xbacklight

Package Data

Packagexbacklight
Version1.2.1-1+b2
MaintainerDebian X Strike Force <debian-x@lists.debian.org>
Descriptionsimple utility to set the backlight level
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionx11

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