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How To Uninstall xidle On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xidle just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xidle

run program after inactivity or edge sensitive inactivity time, or when the mouse cursor is moved to an edge of the screen for a certain time, all of which is configurable. It is commonly used to run xlock.Kali Linux 2017.1x1120161031
sudo apt-get remove xidle

This will remove just the xidle package itself.

Uninstall xidle and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xidle

This will remove the xidle 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 xidle then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xidle

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xidle

Package Data

Packagexidle
Version20161031
MaintainerThorsten Glaser <tg@mirbsd.de>
Descriptionrun program after inactivity or edge sensitive inactivity time, or when the mouse cursor is moved to an edge of the screen for a certain time, all of which is configurable. It is commonly used to run xlock.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionx11

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