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How To Uninstall texlive-binaries On Ubuntu 16.10

To uninstall texlive-binaries just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just texlive-binaries

Binaries for TeX LiveUbuntu 16.10tex2016.20160513.41080-6
sudo apt-get remove texlive-binaries

This will remove just the texlive-binaries package itself.

Uninstall texlive-binaries and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove texlive-binaries

This will remove the texlive-binaries 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 texlive-binaries then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this texlive-binaries

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove texlive-binaries

Package Data

Packagetexlive-binaries
Version2016.20160513.41080-6
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://www.tug.org/texlive/
DescriptionBinaries for TeX Live
Distroubuntu
Releaseyakkety
Repomain
Sectiontex

Dependencies