Installion's Lion Logo

Installion.co.uk

How To Uninstall xfwm4 On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xfwm4 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xfwm4

window manager of the Xfce project designed to run with the rest of Xfce4 but makes a capable window manager for GNOME or KDE.Kali Linux 2017.1xfce4.12.4-1
sudo apt-get remove xfwm4

This will remove just the xfwm4 package itself.

Uninstall xfwm4 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xfwm4

This will remove the xfwm4 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 xfwm4 then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge xfwm4

Or similarly, like this xfwm4

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xfwm4

Package Data

Packagexfwm4
Version4.12.4-1
MaintainerDebian Xfce Maintainers <pkg-xfce-devel@lists.alioth.debian.org>
Home pagehttp://www.xfce.org/ interface::x11, role::program, suite::xfce, uitoolkit::gtk, x11::window-manager
Descriptionwindow manager of the Xfce project designed to run with the rest of Xfce4 but makes a capable window manager for GNOME or KDE.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionxfce

Dependencies