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How To Uninstall john On Ubuntu 16.10

To uninstall john just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just john

active password cracking toolUbuntu 16.10admin1.8.0-2
sudo apt-get remove john

This will remove just the john package itself.

Uninstall john and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove john

This will remove the john 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 john then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this john

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove john

Package Data

Packagejohn
Version1.8.0-2
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <[email protected]>
Home pagehttp://www.openwall.com/john/
Descriptionactive password cracking tool
Distroubuntu
Releaseyakkety
Repomain
Sectionadmin

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