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How To Uninstall unity-greeter On Ubuntu 15.04

To uninstall unity-greeter just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just unity-greeter

Unity GreeterUbuntu 15.04x1115.04.4-0ubuntu1
sudo apt-get remove unity-greeter

This will remove just the unity-greeter package itself.

Uninstall unity-greeter and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove unity-greeter

This will remove the unity-greeter 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 unity-greeter then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this unity-greeter

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove unity-greeter

Package Data

Packageunity-greeter
Version15.04.4-0ubuntu1
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttps://launchpad.net/unity-greeter
DescriptionUnity Greeter
Distroubuntu
Releasevivid
Repomain
Sectionx11

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