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How To Uninstall minicom on trusty

To uninstall minicom just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just minicom

friendly menu driven serial communication program Ubuntu 14.04 LTS universe/comm 2.7-1

sudo apt-get remove minicom

Which will remove just the minicom package itself.

Uninstall minicom and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove minicom

This will remove the minicom 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 minicom then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this minicom

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove minicom  

Package Data

Package minicom
Version 2.7-1
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers
Description friendly menu driven serial communication program
Distro ubuntu
Release trusty
Repo universe
Section universe/comm