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How To Uninstall bfgminer on yakkety

To uninstall bfgminer just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just bfgminer

multi-threaded multi-pool ASIC, FPGA and GPU bitcoin miner Ubuntu 16.10 universe/net 5.4.2+dfsg-1

sudo apt-get remove bfgminer

Which will remove just the bfgminer package itself.

Uninstall bfgminer and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove bfgminer

This will remove the bfgminer 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 bfgminer then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this bfgminer

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove bfgminer  

Package Data

Package bfgminer
Version 5.4.2+dfsg-1
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers
Description multi-threaded multi-pool ASIC, FPGA and GPU bitcoin miner
Distro ubuntu
Release yakkety
Repo universe
Section universe/net