To uninstall mate-common just follow these instructions.
sudo apt-get remove mate-common
This will remove just the mate-common package itself.
sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove mate-common
This will remove the mate-common package and any other dependant packages which are no longer needed.
If you also want to delete your local/config files for mate-common then this will work.
sudo apt-get purge mate-common
Or similarly, like this mate-common
sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove mate-common
|Maintainer||MATE Packaging Team <[email protected]>|
|Description||common scripts and macros to develop with MATE environment and MATE using applications. Included are mate-autogen.sh and several macros to help in MATE source trees.|