How do I uninstall Python packages that have been built from source and installed via...
python setup.py build python setup.py install
If your package provider didn't produce a
This will be located at
There are some instances where packages will install stuff elsewhere. Django for instance installs
You need to delete the folder and files that were created for the package in the site-packages folder of python.
I'm not sure where it is on Ubuntu but it is probably something like:
but it could be in lib64 if you have a 64bit install and the python version might be different so adjust the path accordingly.
Building on what everyone has said, if you just installed it ( say within the last 20 minutes), the following might help you find what you need to delete: