Application Packaging Developer's Guide

How to Remove a Package

  1. Log in to the system as superuser.

  2. Remove an installed package.

    # pkgrm pkg-abbrev ...


    Is the name of one or more packages (separated by spaces). If omitted, pkgrm removes all available packages.

  3. Verify that the package has successfully been removed, use the pkginfo command.

    $ pkginfo | egrep pkg-abbrev

    If pkg-abbrev is installed, the pkginfo command returns a line of information about it. Otherwise, pkginfo returns the system prompt.