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How To Uninstall esptool On Ubuntu 16.10

To uninstall esptool just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just esptool

create and flash firmware files to ESP8266 or ESP32 chipsUbuntu 16.10universe/electronics0.4.6-1
sudo apt-get remove esptool

This will remove just the esptool package itself.

Uninstall esptool and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove esptool

This will remove the esptool 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 esptool then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this esptool

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove esptool

Package Data

Packageesptool
Version0.4.6-1
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttps://github.com/igrr/esptool-ck/
Descriptioncreate and flash firmware files to ESP8266 or ESP32 chips
Distroubuntu
Releaseyakkety
Repouniverse
Sectionuniverse/electronics

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