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How To Uninstall xauth On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xauth just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xauth

X authentication utility are used by servers and clients alike to control authentication and access to X sessions.Kali Linux 2017.1x111:1.0.9-1+b2
sudo apt-get remove xauth

This will remove just the xauth package itself.

Uninstall xauth and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xauth

This will remove the xauth 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 xauth then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xauth

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xauth

Package Data

Packagexauth
Version1:1.0.9-1+b2
MaintainerDebian X Strike Force <debian-x@lists.debian.org>
DescriptionX authentication utility are used by servers and clients alike to control authentication and access to X sessions.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionx11

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