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How To Uninstall xclip On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xclip just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xclip

command line interface to X selections X11 implementation. It provides an interface to X selections ("the clipboard") from the command line. It can read data from standard in or a file and place it in an X selection for pasting into other X applications. xclip can also print an X selection to standard out, which can then be redirected to a file or another program.Kali Linux 2017.1x110.12+svn84-4+b1
sudo apt-get remove xclip

This will remove just the xclip package itself.

Uninstall xclip and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xclip

This will remove the xclip 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 xclip then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xclip

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xclip

Package Data

Packagexclip
Version0.12+svn84-4+b1
MaintainerAlessandro Ghedini <ghedo@debian.org>
Home pagehttp://xclip.sourceforge.net role::program, scope::utility, uitoolkit::xlib, works-with::text, x11::application
Descriptioncommand line interface to X selections X11 implementation. It provides an interface to X selections ("the clipboard") from the command line. It can read data from standard in or a file and place it in an X selection for pasting into other X applications. xclip can also print an X selection to standard out, which can then be redirected to a file or another program.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionx11

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