Removing and reinstalling remind

Mihuleac Sergiu mihuleac.sergiu at
Thu Oct 15 21:26:11 UTC 2015

You need to uninstall, you can try make uninstall if that works you are
free to install from apt, about the script don't know how it works
unless i see it.

On 10/15/2015 09:22 PM, AFJ Headquarters wrote:
> Hi all,
> I recently discovered a really neat program called remind. I didn't
> know it was on the Ubuntu repos, so I installed it manually from their
> site ( I downloaded
> the .tar.gz and unzipped it using Unarchiver and, (via terminal) made
> it my working directory. In the README it told me to run *wish
> ./*, then run *make install*. I did that, but it didn't run as
> well as it did on my friend's Ubuntu machine. Later I found out that
> they installed it via apt-get. Ugh. I tried running the unconfigure
> script that was inside the download, but I fear that it only made
> things worse...
> Now I don't really know where it installed to, and I am unable to
> uninstall it. I ran sudo apt-get remove remind, sudo apt-get purge
> remind, but they all said that it wasn't installed so it wasn't removed.
> What do I do?
> Any input would be greatly appreciated.
> Thanks,
> Tony

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