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Old 03-19-2005, 04:21 PM   #1
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removing gnome + kde

I would like to learn how to remove gnome and kde, because I dont use them and it seems like apt-get remove gnome doesnt remove a lot of gnome dependant prgorams.
Old 03-19-2005, 06:29 PM   #2
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apt-get install debfoster deborphan
then read the man pages. :)
Old 03-19-2005, 08:40 PM   #3
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does the following command do what you want?
apt-get remove --purge kde* gnome*
Old 03-23-2005, 12:39 PM   #4
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Originally posted by uberNUT69
does the following command do what you want?
apt-get remove --purge kde* gnome*
I was searching for the same thing, and it worked for me Thanks!


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