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Re: Getting rid of "rc" packages

 --- Ron Johnson <ron.l.johnson@cox.net> wrote: 
> Hi,
> What's the best way to remove Remove Config-file packages?

COLUMNS=200 dpkg -l | awk '/^rc/ {print $2}' | xargs dpkg --purge

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