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Old 09-02-2015, 05:50 AM   #1
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Why can't remove mate from my debian8.1?


I have installed mate as my desktop,now i feel it is more slower than lxde,
i want to remove it .

apt-get purge mate-desktop-environment
apt-get autoremove
reboot

I found that mate is still in my debian8.1 when to reboot my pc.
How to remove mate from my debian8.1?
 
Old 09-02-2015, 11:13 AM   #2
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Originally Posted by luofeiyu View Post
I have installed mate as my desktop,now i feel it is more slower than lxde,
i want to remove it .

apt-get purge mate-desktop-environment
apt-get autoremove
reboot

I found that mate is still in my debian8.1 when to reboot my pc.
How to remove mate from my debian8.1?
Can you post the output of the following command:
Code:
dpkg -l mate-desktop-environment
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Old 09-06-2015, 02:25 AM   #3
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reboot ,all mate gone.
 
Old 09-06-2015, 07:00 AM   #4
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There is no need to reboot after installing or removing packages. Just log out and log back in.
 
Old 09-07-2015, 12:49 AM   #5
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