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How To Uninstall tk8.4 on yakkety

To uninstall tk8.4 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just tk8.4

Tk toolkit for Tcl and X11, v8.4 - windowing shell Ubuntu 16.10 universe/libs 8.4.20-8

sudo apt-get remove tk8.4

Which will remove just the tk8.4 package itself.

Uninstall tk8.4 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove tk8.4

This will remove the tk8.4 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 tk8.4 then this will work.

  Caution!   Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge tk8.4  

Or similarly, like this tk8.4

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove tk8.4  

Package Data

Package tk8.4
Version 8.4.20-8
Maintainer Ubuntu Developers
Description Tk toolkit for Tcl and X11, v8.4 - windowing shell
Distro ubuntu
Release yakkety
Repo universe
Section universe/libs