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How To Uninstall binutils-source on yakkety

To uninstall binutils-source just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just binutils-source

GNU assembler, linker and binary utilities (source) Ubuntu 16.10 universe/devel 2.27-8ubuntu2

sudo apt-get remove binutils-source

Which will remove just the binutils-source package itself.

Uninstall binutils-source and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove binutils-source

This will remove the binutils-source 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 binutils-source then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this binutils-source

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove binutils-source  

Package Data

Package binutils-source
Version 2.27-8ubuntu2
Maintainer Ubuntu Core developers
Description GNU assembler, linker and binary utilities (source)
Distro ubuntu
Release yakkety
Repo universe
Section universe/devel