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How To Uninstall fail2ban on stretch

To uninstall fail2ban just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just fail2ban

ban hosts that cause multiple authentication errors Debian 9.0 net 0.9.6-2

sudo apt-get remove fail2ban

Which will remove just the fail2ban package itself.

Uninstall fail2ban and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove fail2ban

This will remove the fail2ban 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 fail2ban then this will work.

  Caution!   Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge fail2ban  

Or similarly, like this fail2ban

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove fail2ban  

Package Data

Packagefail2ban
Version0.9.6-2
MaintainerYaroslav Halchenko
Descriptionban hosts that cause multiple authentication errors
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionnet

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