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How To Uninstall i3-wm on stretch

To uninstall i3-wm just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just i3-wm

improved dynamic tiling window manager Debian 9.0 x11 4.13-1

sudo apt-get remove i3-wm

Which will remove just the i3-wm package itself.

Uninstall i3-wm and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove i3-wm

This will remove the i3-wm 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 i3-wm then this will work.

  Caution!   Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge i3-wm  

Or similarly, like this i3-wm

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove i3-wm  

Package Data

Packagei3-wm
Version4.13-1
MaintainerMichael Stapelberg
Descriptionimproved dynamic tiling window manager
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Repomain
Sectionx11

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