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How To Uninstall firmware-realtek on stretch

To uninstall firmware-realtek just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just firmware-realtek

Binary firmware for Realtek wired/wifi/BT adapters Debian 9.0 non-free/kernel 20161130-3

sudo apt-get remove firmware-realtek

Which will remove just the firmware-realtek package itself.

Uninstall firmware-realtek and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove firmware-realtek

This will remove the firmware-realtek 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 firmware-realtek then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this firmware-realtek

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove firmware-realtek  

Package Data

Packagefirmware-realtek
Version20161130-3
MaintainerDebian Kernel Team
DescriptionBinary firmware for Realtek wired/wifi/BT adapters
Distrodebian
Releasestretch
Reponon-free
Sectionnon-free/kernel

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