How to Uninstall the Golem Requestor


Before removing Yagna, please make sure you have backed up your private key. You can find the instructions here.

Quick path (Linux only)

If you installed Yagna using our quick-installer, execute the following commands to remove all associated components:

rm ~/.local/bin/yagna
rm ~/.local/bin/gftp
rm -rf ~/.local/share/yagna
rm -rf ~/.local/share/ya-installer

Detailed instructions for custom installations

Removing Yagna binaries

Yagna binaries are typically located at: ~/.local/bin/yagna.

rm ~/.local/bin/yagna

Removing Yagna data

The configuration and data files for the Yagna daemon are saved in a directory specified by the YAGNA_DATADIR environment variable. If you haven't set this variable, Yagna uses a default directory: ~/.local/share/yagna.

To find out if your data is stored in a custom location, type this command in the terminal:


If your Yagna data is in the default directory and you wish to remove it, use the following command:

rm -r ~/.local/share/yagna

Removing Yagna installer files

To delete the Yagna installer files from their default location, enter the following command:

rm -r ~/.local/share/ya-installer

How to uninstall gvmkit-build

To determine if gvmkit-build is installed globally on your system, run the following command:

Note that npm must be installed.

npm ls -g | grep gvmkit

If the command finds gvmkit-build, you can remove it by executing:

Note that npm must be installed.

npm uninstall -g gvmkit-build
See also
  • If you are looking for intructions for Providers see here.

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