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How To Uninstall dictd on stretch

To uninstall dictd just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just dictd

dictionary server Debian 9.0 text 1.12.1+dfsg-4

sudo apt-get remove dictd

Which will remove just the dictd package itself.

Uninstall dictd and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove dictd

This will remove the dictd 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 dictd then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this dictd

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove dictd  

Package Data

Package dictd
Version 1.12.1+dfsg-4
Maintainer Robert Luberda
Description dictionary server
Distro debian
Release stretch
Repo main
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