How can I remove HPLIP if I used the .run installer ?

Asked by Fabián Rodríguez on 2010-03-17

I've used the HPLIP installer (.run file) and would now like to completely remove HPLIP.

What would be the recommended way to do this ?

Thank you.

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2010-03-18
Fabián Rodríguez (magicfab) said : #1

The same question was previously asked I see:
https://answers.edge.launchpad.net/hplip/+question/63959

It seems the uninstall instructions for a manual build of HPLIP also apply to the .run installer.

Could this be confirmed for the current version ?

Should I file a bug to request this as a feature of the installer (uninstall capability) ?

If you have HPLIP directory (extracted from .run or .tar.gz) used for installation, goto HPLIP directory and run "make uninstall" as root.
if you don't have HPLIP directory, follow that instructions at http://hplipopensource.com/node/188

Thank you for supporting HPLIP,
Naga Samrat Chowdary, Narla.

Go a head and log a bug as feature request.

Thank you for supporting HPLIP,
Naga Samrat Chowdary, Narla.

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