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How To Uninstall texinfo on yakkety

To uninstall texinfo just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just texinfo

Documentation system for on-line information and printed output Ubuntu 16.10 universe/text 6.1.0.dfsg.1-8

sudo apt-get remove texinfo

Which will remove just the texinfo package itself.

Uninstall texinfo and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove texinfo

This will remove the texinfo 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 texinfo then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this texinfo

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove texinfo  

Package Data

Package texinfo
Version 6.1.0.dfsg.1-8
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers
Description Documentation system for on-line information and printed output
Distro ubuntu
Release yakkety
Repo universe
Section universe/text

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