Re: apt-get: purging a package that has already been removed?
Adam Funk (<email@example.com>) wrote:
> Sorry if this is a stupid question, but...
> Suppose foo has already been removed without the --purge option, and I
> later want to purge it.
> # apt-get --purge remove foo
> gives the error that foo is not installed and therefore takes no
dpkg --purge foo
Andreas Janssen <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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