Anyone know exactly which package(s) to remove to git rid of all the login cruft on Ubuntu 18.04?
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I thought it might be the
update-motd package but after issuing
apt purge update-motd there are still files/directories left in
dpkg -S reports these files belong to the
base-files package which I probably don't want to purge.
# find /etc/ | grep motd /etc/motd /etc/systemd/system/timers.target.wants/motd-news.timer /etc/update-motd.d /etc/update-motd.d/10-help-text /etc/update-motd.d/97-overlayroot /etc/update-motd.d/50-motd-news /etc/update-motd.d/00-header /etc/default/motd-news # dpkg -S /etc/update-motd.d/10-help-text base-files: /etc/update-motd.d/10-help-text
I've gotten around this in the past with just brute-force file removal but wondering if there's a better way to do it. Preferably something I could also easily work into an