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How To Uninstall awesome on stretch

To uninstall awesome just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just awesome

highly configurable X window manager Debian 9.0 x11 4.0-1

sudo apt-get remove awesome

Which will remove just the awesome package itself.

Uninstall awesome and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove awesome

This will remove the awesome 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 awesome then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this awesome

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove awesome  

Package Data

Package awesome
Version 4.0-1
Maintainer Julien Danjou
Description highly configurable X window manager
Distro debian
Release stretch
Repo main
Section x11