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How To Uninstall xinit On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xinit just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xinit

X server initialisation tool loading a base X session.Kali Linux 2017.1x111.3.4-3+b1
sudo apt-get remove xinit

This will remove just the xinit package itself.

Uninstall xinit and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xinit

This will remove the xinit 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 xinit then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xinit

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xinit

Package Data

Packagexinit
Version1.3.4-3+b1
MaintainerDebian X Strike Force <debian-x@lists.debian.org>
DescriptionX server initialisation tool loading a base X session.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionx11

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