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How To Uninstall rsync On Ubuntu 16.10

To uninstall rsync just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just rsync

fast, versatile, remote (and local) file-copying toolUbuntu 16.10net3.1.1-3ubuntu1
sudo apt-get remove rsync

This will remove just the rsync package itself.

Uninstall rsync and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove rsync

This will remove the rsync 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 rsync then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this rsync

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove rsync

Package Data

Packagersync
Version3.1.1-3ubuntu1
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://rsync.samba.org/
Descriptionfast, versatile, remote (and local) file-copying tool
Distroubuntu
Releaseyakkety
Repomain
Sectionnet

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