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How To Uninstall xcape On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xcape just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xcape

Configure modifier keys to act as other keys when pressed and released released on its own. Note that it is slightly slower than pressing the original key, because the pressed event does not occur until the key is released. The default behaviour is to generate the Escape key when Left Control is pressed and released on its own.Kali Linux 2017.1x111.1-1+b1
sudo apt-get remove xcape

This will remove just the xcape package itself.

Uninstall xcape and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xcape

This will remove the xcape 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 xcape then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xcape

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xcape

Package Data

Packagexcape
Version1.1-1+b1
MaintainerJon Bernard <jbernard@debian.org>
Home pagehttps://github.com/alols/xcape
DescriptionConfigure modifier keys to act as other keys when pressed and released released on its own. Note that it is slightly slower than pressing the original key, because the pressed event does not occur until the key is released. The default behaviour is to generate the Escape key when Left Control is pressed and released on its own.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionx11

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