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How To Uninstall fswebcam on stretch

To uninstall fswebcam just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just fswebcam

Tiny and flexible webcam program Debian 9.0 graphics 20140113-1+b1

sudo apt-get remove fswebcam

Which will remove just the fswebcam package itself.

Uninstall fswebcam and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove fswebcam

This will remove the fswebcam 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 fswebcam then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this fswebcam

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove fswebcam  

Package Data

Package fswebcam
Version 20140113-1+b1
Maintainer Luca Niccoli
Description Tiny and flexible webcam program
Distro debian
Release stretch
Repo main
Section graphics

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