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How To Uninstall bcmwl-kernel-source On Ubuntu 16.10

To uninstall bcmwl-kernel-source just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just bcmwl-kernel-source

Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver sourceUbuntu 16.10restricted/admin6.30.223.248+bdcom-0ubuntu11
sudo apt-get remove bcmwl-kernel-source

This will remove just the bcmwl-kernel-source package itself.

Uninstall bcmwl-kernel-source and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove bcmwl-kernel-source

This will remove the bcmwl-kernel-source 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 bcmwl-kernel-source then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this bcmwl-kernel-source

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove bcmwl-kernel-source

Package Data

Packagebcmwl-kernel-source
Version6.30.223.248+bdcom-0ubuntu11
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
DescriptionBroadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver source
Distroubuntu
Releaseyakkety
Reporestricted
Sectionrestricted/admin

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