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Carbon Black Cloud: Contents Remain in /var/opt/carbonblack and /opt/carbonblack/ After Uninstall

Carbon Black Cloud: Contents Remain in /var/opt/carbonblack and /opt/carbonblack/ After Uninstall

Environment

  • Carbon Black Cloud: All Supported Versions
  • Linux: RPM based distributions

Symptoms

Content remains in /var/opt/carbonblack and /opt/carbonblack/ after uninstalling the Linux sensor

Cause

This is expected in behavior in RPM based distributions.

Resolution

The folders and their remaining contents can be removed manually (or via script) post uninstall

Additional Notes

Debian based distributions can make use of the "--purge" option to remove all items.

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