Installion's Lion Logo

Installion.co.uk

How To Uninstall ubuntu-gnome-desktop On Ubuntu 15.04

To uninstall ubuntu-gnome-desktop just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just ubuntu-gnome-desktop

The Ubuntu GNOME metapackageUbuntu 15.04universe/metapackages0.38
sudo apt-get remove ubuntu-gnome-desktop

This will remove just the ubuntu-gnome-desktop package itself.

Uninstall ubuntu-gnome-desktop and its dependencies

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

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

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

Or similarly, like this ubuntu-gnome-desktop

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

Package Data

Packageubuntu-gnome-desktop
Version0.38
MaintainerUbuntu GNOME Developers <ubuntu-gnome@lists.ubuntu.com>
DescriptionThe Ubuntu GNOME metapackage
Distroubuntu
Releasevivid
Repouniverse
Sectionuniverse/metapackages

Dependencies