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Month: November 2011

Re: [trinity-users] getting rid of kde4

From: David Hare <davidahare@...>
Date: Wed, 02 Nov 2011 20:36:40 +0000
On 02/11/11 19:13, Felmon Davis wrote:
> hello,
> I have some menu items that refer to kde4, some duplicate some kde3
> stuff. this is probably due to a slightly botched install but I have
> lived with it for most of the yr but would like to fix things up.
> is there a magic incantation that will wipe the kde4 things?
> F.

dpkg -l | grep kde | grep 4:4 | grep -v trinity | grep ii | awk '{print 
$2}' > mostkde4apps.txt

should list of most of them to a text file. Review it carefully before 
you start to purge!

There will be lots of cruft left over, be careful with apt-get 
autoremove and deborphan, they don't always get it right.

No guarantees I got that right either.