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How To Uninstall freenect on stretch

To uninstall freenect just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just freenect

library for accessing Kinect device -- metapackage Debian 9.0 libs 1:0.5.3-1+b2

sudo apt-get remove freenect

Which will remove just the freenect package itself.

Uninstall freenect and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove freenect

This will remove the freenect 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 freenect then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this freenect

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove freenect  

Package Data

Packagefreenect
Version1:0.5.3-1+b2
MaintainerNicolas Bourdaud
Descriptionlibrary for accessing Kinect device -- metapackage
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionlibs

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