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How To Uninstall xdm On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xdm just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xdm

X display manager remote machines. It provides services similar to those provided by init, getty, and login on character-based terminals: prompting for login name and password, authenticating the user, and running a session. xdm supports XDMCPKali Linux 2017.1x111:1.1.11-3
sudo apt-get remove xdm

This will remove just the xdm package itself.

Uninstall xdm and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xdm

This will remove the xdm 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 xdm then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xdm

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xdm

Package Data

Packagexdm
Version1:1.1.11-3
MaintainerDebian X Strike Force <debian-x@lists.debian.org>
DescriptionX display manager remote machines. It provides services similar to those provided by init, getty, and login on character-based terminals: prompting for login name and password, authenticating the user, and running a session. xdm supports XDMCP
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionx11

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