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How To Uninstall dialog on stretch

To uninstall dialog just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just dialog

Displays user-friendly dialog boxes from shell scripts Debian 9.0 misc 1.3-20160828-2

sudo apt-get remove dialog

Which will remove just the dialog package itself.

Uninstall dialog and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove dialog

This will remove the dialog 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 dialog then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this dialog

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove dialog  

Package Data

Package dialog
Version 1.3-20160828-2
Maintainer Santiago Vila
Description Displays user-friendly dialog boxes from shell scripts
Distro debian
Release stretch
Repo main
Section misc