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Day 63: $ apt-get remove

ODOC: apt-get  remove <package name> remove is identical to install, except that packages are removed instead of installed. Note the removing a package leaves its configuration files in system.

For Ex:
bala@bala-desktop:~$ sudo apt-get remove vlc
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
 libxcb-keysyms1 libcddb2 libdvbpsi5 libvlc2 vlc-nox libupnp3 libiso9660-7
 liblua5.1-0 vlc-plugin-pulse vlc-data libtar libvlccore2 libvcdinfo0
 libebml0 libmatroska0
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
The following packages will be REMOVED:
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 to remove and 238 not upgraded.
After this operation, 3,883kB disk space will be freed.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]?

To Install or Remove more than one package enter the package names followed by keyword “install” as well as the “remove”.

bala@bala-desktop:~ sudo apt-get install vlc bpython gtk-recordmydesktop
bala@bala-desktop:~ sudo apt-get remove vlc bpython gtk-recordmydesktop

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