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How To Uninstall arduino on stretch

To uninstall arduino just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just arduino

AVR development board IDE and built-in libraries Debian 9.0 electronics 2:1.0.5+dfsg2-4.1

sudo apt-get remove arduino

Which will remove just the arduino package itself.

Uninstall arduino and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove arduino

This will remove the arduino 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 arduino then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this arduino

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove arduino  

Package Data

Package arduino
Version 2:1.0.5+dfsg2-4.1
Maintainer Scott Howard
Description AVR development board IDE and built-in libraries
Distro debian
Release stretch
Repo main
Section electronics