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How To Uninstall ruby2.3 On Ubuntu 16.10

To uninstall ruby2.3 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just ruby2.3

Interpreter of object-oriented scripting language RubyUbuntu 16.10ruby2.3.1-5build2
sudo apt-get remove ruby2.3

This will remove just the ruby2.3 package itself.

Uninstall ruby2.3 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove ruby2.3

This will remove the ruby2.3 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 ruby2.3 then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge ruby2.3

Or similarly, like this ruby2.3

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove ruby2.3

Package Data

Packageruby2.3
Version2.3.1-5build2
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://www.ruby-lang.org/
DescriptionInterpreter of object-oriented scripting language Ruby
Distroubuntu
Releaseyakkety
Repomain
Sectionruby

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