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Title: uninstall problems
Post by: 2017expre on June 22, 2017, 06:34:33 am
i tested this windows wine emulator whatever

find not useful

then i remove, and it shows not installed

but it is there .. i can open it from menu ??

and same time it should not be installed ?


home/i_t/.local/share/wineprefixes/firefox/dosdevices/c:/Program Files (x86)/Mozilla Firefox

well i then noticed need delete about 10 different wine..starting applications from program list (but needed just 1 to install all that?)

what was left, is wine in menu and there is old version of windows working mozilla firefox

what is best way to get rid of this wine _ and firefox under that in menu?

can i go to just address of wine in program list or should some uninstall tool?
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: PCNetSpec on June 22, 2017, 07:21:33 am
Fully removing WINE is always a pain.

Can you run:
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sudo updatedb
then post the output from:
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dpkg -l | grep -i wine
and
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locate -i wine
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: 2017expre on June 22, 2017, 07:30:06 am
Fully removing WINE is always a pain.

Can you run:
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sudo updatedb
then post the output from:
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dpkg -l | grep -i wine

i_t@i ~ $ dpkg -l | grep -i wine
rc  wine1.6                                1:1.6.2-0ubuntu14                               amd64        Microsoft Windows Compatibility Layer (Binary Emulator and Library)


and
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locate -i wine





yes i used all those 3

there comes huge list of stuff, they could be deleted some way?
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: PCNetSpec on June 22, 2017, 08:18:03 am
It'll be hard to give specific instructions unless you post the output ;)

If the output is large, maybe post it to pastebin
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https://pastebin.com
and post a link to it.
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: 2017expre on June 22, 2017, 08:48:20 am
It'll be hard to give specific instructions unless you post the output ;)

If the output is large, maybe post it to pastebin
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https://pastebin.com
and post a link to it.

<iframe src="https://pastebin.com/embed_iframe/2yM4BLNz" style="border:none;width:100%"></iframe>

https://pastebin.com/2yM4BLNz

Here other link may be better, there was limit 30k something so i used pastebin.

Thanks if you can help how to delete those.
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: PCNetSpec on June 22, 2017, 11:20:56 am
Okay if you want to get rid of everything to do with WINE, lets' start here .. open a terminal and run these commands in sequence
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cd ~
then
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sudo rm -rf .wine
once that's done, run:
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sudo updatedb
then post the output from:
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locate -i wine
again
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: 2017expre on June 22, 2017, 11:30:18 am
Okay if you want to get rid of everything to do with WINE, lets' start here .. open a terminal and run these commands in sequence
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cd ~
then
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sudo rm -rf .wine
once that's done, run:
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sudo updatedb
then post the output from:
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locate -i wine
again

Thanks, well i copied there https://pastebin.com/wy9SpDBA
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: PCNetSpec on June 22, 2017, 02:12:13 pm
Okay run these in sequence
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cd ~/.local/share
then
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sudo rm -rf wineprefixes
now run:
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sudo updatedb
and post the output from
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locate -i wine
again.
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: 2017expre on June 22, 2017, 03:28:38 pm
Okay run these in sequence
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cd ~/.local/share
then
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sudo rm -rf wineprefixes
now run:
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sudo updatedb
and post the output from
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locate -i wine
again.

Theres 3rd part https://pastebin.com/0KKCvXMY
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: PCNetSpec on June 22, 2017, 08:32:02 pm
okay run these commands in sequence:
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sudo rm -v /etc/xdg/menus/applications-merged/wine.menu
then
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rm -rv /home/i_t/.cache/winetricks
then
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rm -v /home/i_t/.config/menus/applications-merged/wine-Programs-Mozilla Firefox.menu
then
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rm -v /home/i_t/.local/share/applications/wine-extension*.desktop
then
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rm -v /home/i_t/.local/share/desktop-directories/wine*.directory
then
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sudo apt-get remove --purge wine1.6
then run:
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sudo updatedb
and post the output from:
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locate -i wine
again
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: 2017expre on June 23, 2017, 02:45:07 am
okay run these commands in sequence:
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sudo rm -v /etc/xdg/menus/applications-merged/wine.menu
then
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rm -rv /home/i_t/.cache/winetricks
then
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rm -v /home/i_t/.config/menus/applications-merged/wine-Programs-Mozilla Firefox.menu

Here was answer: no such file or directory

then
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rm -v /home/i_t/.local/share/applications/wine-extension*.desktop
then
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rm -v /home/i_t/.local/share/desktop-directories/wine*.directory
then
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sudo apt-get remove --purge wine1.6
then run:
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sudo updatedb
and post the output from:
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locate -i wine
again

Thanks, ok i got put those. Some informed , no such file or directory though.

Here is next output: https://pastebin.com/HdUYBLJD

(disappeared already from menu, so gone forward)
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: PCNetSpec on June 23, 2017, 11:17:43 am
The only 2 left are
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rm -rv /home/i_t/.local/share/applications/wine
and
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rm -v /home/i_t/.config/menus/applications-merged/wine-Programs-Mozilla Firefox.menu
but they're not really important.
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: 2017expre on June 23, 2017, 11:29:20 am
The only 2 left are
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rm -rv /home/i_t/.local/share/applications/wine
and
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rm -v /home/i_t/.config/menus/applications-merged/wine-Programs-Mozilla Firefox.menu
but they're not really important.

Thanks, first went ok, removed somethings but 2nd under : "rm: cannot remove '/home/i_t/.config/menus/applications-merged/wine-Programs-Mozilla': No such file or directory
rm: cannot remove 'Firefox.menu': No such file or directory
"

Well good to delete what not use. Other alternative would be to install whole thing again and start from beginning ..

Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: PCNetSpec on June 23, 2017, 11:32:28 am
I wouldn't worry about that file.
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: 2017expre on June 23, 2017, 12:11:52 pm
I wouldn't worry about that file.

Well , noticed i could check (w right mouse button menu) show hidden files

then go config / menus / .. and there was this listed as "no such file or directory" .. i deleted from there though lightweight case it seemed.

Theres nothing in menu anymore, so quite well should those wine and old version of windows compatible firefox now gone deleted.
Title: Re: uninstall problems
Post by: PCNetSpec on June 23, 2017, 01:20:15 pm
Yeah everything to do with WINE is now gone except maybe a few icons, but they're not important