Best way to uninstall X

Jerry freebsd-ports.user at
Thu Apr 7 23:12:11 UTC 2011

On Thu, 7 Apr 2011 17:03:38 -0400
Attos <attos.janus at> articulated:

> I think so.
> I'll do back up and start from scratch. Then I'll be sure I have just
> what I need.
> Switching to single user mode, tar, and as Konstantin wrote: rm -rf /*

If you are going to start from scratch anyway, why not just back up
what you need and then zero out the entire drive and install the
latest versions of FreeBSD from scratch.

Jerry ✌
FreeBSD-Ports.user at

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