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How To Uninstall youtube-dl On Ubuntu 15.04

To uninstall youtube-dl just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just youtube-dl

downloader of videos from YouTube and other sitesUbuntu 15.04universe/web2015.02.28-1
sudo apt-get remove youtube-dl

This will remove just the youtube-dl package itself.

Uninstall youtube-dl and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove youtube-dl

This will remove the youtube-dl 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 youtube-dl then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this youtube-dl

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove youtube-dl

Package Data

Packageyoutube-dl
Version2015.02.28-1
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://rg3.github.com/youtube-dl/
Descriptiondownloader of videos from YouTube and other sites
Distroubuntu
Releasevivid
Repouniverse
Sectionuniverse/web

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