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How To Uninstall m4 On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

To uninstall m4 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just m4

a macro processing languageUbuntu 14.04 LTSinterpreters1.4.17-2ubuntu1
sudo apt-get remove m4

This will remove just the m4 package itself.

Uninstall m4 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove m4

This will remove the m4 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 m4 then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge m4

Or similarly, like this m4

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove m4

Package Data

Packagem4
Version1.4.17-2ubuntu1
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://www.gnu.org/software/m4/
Descriptiona macro processing language
Distroubuntu
Releasetrusty
Repomain
Sectioninterpreters

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