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How To Uninstall m4 On Kali Linux 2017.1

To uninstall m4 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just m4

macro processing language processor. It is mostly SVR4 compatible, although it has some extensions (for example, handling more than 9 positional parameters to macros). `m4' also has builtin functions for including files, running shell commands, doing arithmetic, etc. Autoconf needs GNU `m4' for generating `configure' scripts, but not for running them.Kali Linux 2017.1interpreters1.4.18-1
sudo apt-get remove m4

This will remove just the m4 package itself.

Uninstall m4 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove m4

This will remove the m4 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 m4 then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge m4

Or similarly, like this m4

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove m4

Package Data

Packagem4
Version1.4.18-1
MaintainerSantiago Vila <[email protected]>
Home pagehttp://www.gnu.org/software/m4/
Descriptionmacro processing language processor. It is mostly SVR4 compatible, although it has some extensions (for example, handling more than 9 positional parameters to macros). `m4' also has builtin functions for including files, running shell commands, doing arithmetic, etc. Autoconf needs GNU `m4' for generating `configure' scripts, but not for running them.
Distrokalilinux
Releasekalilinux
Repomain
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