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How To Uninstall cinnamon-screensaver On Linux Mint 17.3

To uninstall cinnamon-screensaver just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just cinnamon-screensaver

Cinnamon screen saver and locker sane and secure defaults, and be well integrated with the Cinnamon desktop.Linux Mint 17.3x112.8.0+rosa
sudo apt-get remove cinnamon-screensaver

This will remove just the cinnamon-screensaver package itself.

Uninstall cinnamon-screensaver and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove cinnamon-screensaver

This will remove the cinnamon-screensaver 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 cinnamon-screensaver then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this cinnamon-screensaver

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove cinnamon-screensaver

Package Data

Packagecinnamon-screensaver
Version2.8.0+rosa
MaintainerLinux Mint <[email protected]>
DescriptionCinnamon screen saver and locker sane and secure defaults, and be well integrated with the Cinnamon desktop.
Distrolinuxmint
Releaserosa
Repomain
Sectionx11

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