ppa-purge (1) - Linux Manuals

ppa-purge: disables a PPA and reverts to official packages


ppa-purge - disables a PPA and reverts to official packages


ppa-purge [-h | [-d <distribution>] [-s <host>] [-p <ppaname>] <ppa:<ppaowner[/ppaname>]>]


This script provides a bash shell script capable of automatically downgrading all packages in a given PPA back to the ubuntu versions.

You have to run it using root privileges because of the package manager.


Display usage help.
-p PPA name
Name of the PPA to be reset, the default value is ppa.
-s PPA host Address of the repository server, the default value is ppa.launchpad.net.


This manual page is Copyright 2010 Lorenzo De Liso <blackz [at] ubuntu.com>. Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 3 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.