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How To Uninstall xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx on wheezy

To uninstall xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx

NVIDIA binary Xorg driver (96xx legacy version) Debian 7.0 non-free/x11 96.43.23-3

sudo apt-get remove xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx

Which will remove just the xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx package itself.

Uninstall xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx

This will remove the xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx 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 xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx then this will work.

  Caution!   Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx  

Or similarly, like this xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove xserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx  

Package Data

Packagexserver-xorg-video-nvidia-legacy-96xx
Version96.43.23-3
MaintainerDebian NVIDIA Maintainers
DescriptionNVIDIA binary Xorg driver (96xx legacy version)
Distrodebian
Releasewheezy
Reponon-free
Sectionnon-free/x11

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