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How To Uninstall mingetty on trusty

To uninstall mingetty just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just mingetty

Console-only getty Ubuntu 14.04 LTS universe/admin 1.08-2

sudo apt-get remove mingetty

Which will remove just the mingetty package itself.

Uninstall mingetty and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove mingetty

This will remove the mingetty 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 mingetty then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this mingetty

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove mingetty  

Package Data

Packagemingetty
Version1.08-2
MaintainerUbuntu Developers
DescriptionConsole-only getty
Distroubuntu
Releasetrusty
Repouniverse
Sectionuniverse/admin

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