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How To Uninstall software-properties-common On Linux Mint 18.1

To uninstall software-properties-common just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just software-properties-common

Transitional packageLinux Mint 18.1admin1.6.3.1
sudo apt-get remove software-properties-common

This will remove just the software-properties-common package itself.

Uninstall software-properties-common and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove software-properties-common

This will remove the software-properties-common 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 software-properties-common then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this software-properties-common

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove software-properties-common

Package Data

Packagesoftware-properties-common
Version1.6.3.1
MaintainerClement Lefebvre <[email protected]>
DescriptionTransitional package
Distrolinuxmint
Releaseserena
Reporomeo
Sectionadmin

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