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How To Uninstall mktemp On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

To uninstall mktemp just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just mktemp

coreutils mktemp transitional packageUbuntu 14.04 LTSuniverse/utils8.21-1ubuntu5
sudo apt-get remove mktemp

This will remove just the mktemp package itself.

Uninstall mktemp and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove mktemp

This will remove the mktemp 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 mktemp then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this mktemp

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove mktemp

Package Data

Packagemktemp
Version8.21-1ubuntu5
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Descriptioncoreutils mktemp transitional package
Distroubuntu
Releasetrusty
Repouniverse
Sectionuniverse/utils

Dependencies

mktemp is not dependent on any other packages.