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How To Uninstall bowtie on yakkety

To uninstall bowtie just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just bowtie

Ultrafast memory-efficient short read aligner Ubuntu 16.10 universe/science 1.1.2-5ubuntu1

sudo apt-get remove bowtie

Which will remove just the bowtie package itself.

Uninstall bowtie and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove bowtie

This will remove the bowtie 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 bowtie then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this bowtie

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove bowtie  

Package Data

Package bowtie
Version 1.1.2-5ubuntu1
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers
Description Ultrafast memory-efficient short read aligner
Distro ubuntu
Release yakkety
Repo universe
Section universe/science