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dpkg-purge - program to flag for purge a package or packages
marks package(s) to be purged.
It achieves this by running `dpkg --set-selections' and piping in the
package name(s) followed by `purge'.
NOTE: this program does not install, remove, purge any package. it ONLY
sets the status of the package. Any actual removal or purging is done
the next time dselect, apt-get, aptitude, etc are run.
dpkg-purge was written Craig Sanders <firstname.lastname@example.org>. dpkg-purge is Free Software placed in the public domain.
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