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How To Uninstall upstart On Ubuntu 15.04

To uninstall upstart just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just upstart

event-based init daemon - essential binariesUbuntu 15.04admin1.13.2-0ubuntu13
sudo apt-get remove upstart

This will remove just the upstart package itself.

Uninstall upstart and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove upstart

This will remove the upstart 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 upstart then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this upstart

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove upstart

Package Data

Packageupstart
Version1.13.2-0ubuntu13
MaintainerJames Hunt <james.hunt@ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://upstart.ubuntu.com/
Descriptionevent-based init daemon - essential binaries
Distroubuntu
Releasevivid
Repomain
Sectionadmin

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