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How To Uninstall thinkfan on yakkety

To uninstall thinkfan just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just thinkfan

simple and lightweight fan control program Ubuntu 16.10 universe/misc 0.9.2-1

sudo apt-get remove thinkfan

Which will remove just the thinkfan package itself.

Uninstall thinkfan and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove thinkfan

This will remove the thinkfan 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 thinkfan then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this thinkfan

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove thinkfan  

Package Data

Package thinkfan
Version 0.9.2-1
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers
Description simple and lightweight fan control program
Distro ubuntu
Release yakkety
Repo universe
Section universe/misc