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How To Uninstall auctex on stretch

To uninstall auctex just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just auctex

integrated document editing environment for TeX etc. Debian 9.0 tex 11.90-1

sudo apt-get remove auctex

Which will remove just the auctex package itself.

Uninstall auctex and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove auctex

This will remove the auctex 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 auctex then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this auctex

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove auctex  

Package Data

Package auctex
Version 11.90-1
Maintainer Davide G. M. Salvetti
Description integrated document editing environment for TeX etc.
Distro debian
Release stretch
Repo main
Section tex