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How To Uninstall xbacklight On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xbacklight just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xbacklight

simple utility to set the backlight level using the RandR 1.2 Backlight output property.Kali Linux 2017.1x111.2.1-1+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 using the RandR 1.2 Backlight output property.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionx11

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