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How To Uninstall matchbox-desktop on trusty

To uninstall matchbox-desktop just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just matchbox-desktop

desktop application launcher for resource-limited systems Ubuntu 14.04 LTS universe/embedded 2.0-4

sudo apt-get remove matchbox-desktop

Which will remove just the matchbox-desktop package itself.

Uninstall matchbox-desktop and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove matchbox-desktop

This will remove the matchbox-desktop 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 matchbox-desktop then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this matchbox-desktop

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove matchbox-desktop  

Package Data

Package matchbox-desktop
Version 2.0-4
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers
Description desktop application launcher for resource-limited systems
Distro ubuntu
Release trusty
Repo universe
Section universe/embedded