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How To Uninstall ubuntu-desktop On Ubuntu 15.04

To uninstall ubuntu-desktop just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just ubuntu-desktop

The Ubuntu desktop systemUbuntu 15.04metapackages1.334
sudo apt-get remove ubuntu-desktop

This will remove just the ubuntu-desktop package itself.

Uninstall ubuntu-desktop and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove ubuntu-desktop

This will remove the ubuntu-desktop 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 ubuntu-desktop then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this ubuntu-desktop

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove ubuntu-desktop

Package Data

Packageubuntu-desktop
Version1.334
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
DescriptionThe Ubuntu desktop system
Distroubuntu
Releasevivid
Repomain
Sectionmetapackages

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