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How To Uninstall tin on yakkety

To uninstall tin just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just tin

Full-screen easy to use Usenet newsreader Ubuntu 16.10 universe/news 1:2.3.2-1build1

sudo apt-get remove tin

Which will remove just the tin package itself.

Uninstall tin and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove tin

This will remove the tin 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 tin then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this tin

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove tin  

Package Data

Package tin
Version 1:2.3.2-1build1
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers
Description Full-screen easy to use Usenet newsreader
Distro ubuntu
Release yakkety
Repo universe
Section universe/news