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How To Uninstall libcryptsetup4 on jessie

To uninstall libcryptsetup4 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just libcryptsetup4

disk encryption support - shared library Debian 8.0 libs 2:1.6.6-5

sudo apt-get remove libcryptsetup4

Which will remove just the libcryptsetup4 package itself.

Uninstall libcryptsetup4 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove libcryptsetup4

This will remove the libcryptsetup4 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 libcryptsetup4 then this will work.

  Caution!   Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge libcryptsetup4  

Or similarly, like this libcryptsetup4

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove libcryptsetup4  

Package Data

Packagelibcryptsetup4
Version2:1.6.6-5
MaintainerDebian Cryptsetup Team
Descriptiondisk encryption support - shared library
Distrodebian
Releasejessie
Repomain
Sectionlibs

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