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How To Uninstall broadcom-sta-dkms On Ubuntu 16.10

To uninstall broadcom-sta-dkms just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just broadcom-sta-dkms

dkms source for the Broadcom STA Wireless driverUbuntu 16.10multiverse/admin6.30.223.271-3
sudo apt-get remove broadcom-sta-dkms

This will remove just the broadcom-sta-dkms package itself.

Uninstall broadcom-sta-dkms and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove broadcom-sta-dkms

This will remove the broadcom-sta-dkms 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 broadcom-sta-dkms then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this broadcom-sta-dkms

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove broadcom-sta-dkms

Package Data

Packagebroadcom-sta-dkms
Version6.30.223.271-3
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://www.broadcom.com/support/802.11/linux_sta.php
Descriptiondkms source for the Broadcom STA Wireless driver
Distroubuntu
Releaseyakkety
Repomultiverse
Sectionmultiverse/admin

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