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How To Uninstall update-notifier On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

To uninstall update-notifier just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just update-notifier

Daemon which notifies about package updatesUbuntu 14.04 LTSgnome0.154.1
sudo apt-get remove update-notifier

This will remove just the update-notifier package itself.

Uninstall update-notifier and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove update-notifier

This will remove the update-notifier 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 update-notifier then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this update-notifier

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove update-notifier

Package Data

Packageupdate-notifier
Version0.154.1
MaintainerMichael Vogt <[email protected]>
DescriptionDaemon which notifies about package updates
Distroubuntu
Releasetrusty
Repomain
Sectiongnome

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