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How To Uninstall xmotd On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall xmotd just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xmotd

message of the day browser for X sysvnews-like support for dumb terminals). It displays a customizable message box which displays each message-of-the-day until the user has read them all, and then creates a stamp-file.Kali Linux 2017.1x111.17.3b-9
sudo apt-get remove xmotd

This will remove just the xmotd package itself.

Uninstall xmotd and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xmotd

This will remove the xmotd 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 xmotd then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this xmotd

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xmotd

Package Data

Packagexmotd
Version1.17.3b-9
MaintainerHugo Lefeuvre <hle@debian.org>
Home pagehttp://www.ee.ryerson.ca/~elf/xmotd/ interface::text-mode, interface::x11, role::program, scope::utility, uitoolkit::athena, use::monitor, use::viewing, works-with::text, x11::application
Descriptionmessage of the day browser for X sysvnews-like support for dumb terminals). It displays a customizable message box which displays each message-of-the-day until the user has read them all, and then creates a stamp-file.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
Sectionx11

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