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How To Uninstall libcups2 on jessie

To uninstall libcups2 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just libcups2

Common UNIX Printing System(tm) - Core library Debian 8.0 libs 1.7.5-11+deb8u1

sudo apt-get remove libcups2

Which will remove just the libcups2 package itself.

Uninstall libcups2 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove libcups2

This will remove the libcups2 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 libcups2 then this will work.

  Caution!   Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge libcups2  

Or similarly, like this libcups2

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove libcups2  

Package Data

Packagelibcups2
Version1.7.5-11+deb8u1
MaintainerDebian Printing Team
DescriptionCommon UNIX Printing System(tm) - Core library
Distrodebian
Releasejessie
Repomain
Sectionlibs

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