Installion's Lion Logo

Installion.co.uk

How To Uninstall mawk On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

To uninstall mawk just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just mawk

a pattern scanning and text processing languageUbuntu 14.04 LTSutils1.3.3-17ubuntu2
sudo apt-get remove mawk

This will remove just the mawk package itself.

Uninstall mawk and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove mawk

This will remove the mawk 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 mawk then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this mawk

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove mawk

Package Data

Packagemawk
Version1.3.3-17ubuntu2
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Descriptiona pattern scanning and text processing language
Distroubuntu
Releasetrusty
Repomain
Sectionutils

Dependencies

mawk is not dependent on any other packages.