How do uninstall a package and all it's dependencies ?

Kris Anderson ciscoaix at
Wed Apr 19 04:18:29 UTC 2006

--- Low Kian Seong <freebsd.low at> wrote:

> Dear all,
> Been digging around but never really found the
> answer to this one, say if i
> install xfce4 package and then later I want to
> uninstall xfce4 and *all*
> it's dependencies, how do i do it ?
> Thank you all in advance.
Try man pkg_delete. Last option is -r. 

Give pkg_delete -r and the name of the pkg to delete.

Hope that helps.

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