rpk plugin uninstall

Uninstall or remove an existing local plugin.

This command lists locally installed plugins and removes the first plugin that matches the requested removal. If --include-shadowed is specified, this command also removes all shadowed plugins of the same name.

To remove a command under a nested namespace, concatenate the namespace. For example, for the nested namespace rpk foo bar, use the name foo_bar.


rpk plugin uninstall [NAME] [flags]


uninstall, rm


Value Type Description

-h, --help


Help for uninstall.



Also remove shadowed plugins that have the same name.



Redpanda or rpk config file; default search paths are /var/lib/redpanda/.config/rpk/rpk.yaml, $PWD/redpanda.yaml, and /etc/redpanda/redpanda.yaml.

-X, --config-opt


Override rpk configuration settings. See rpk -X or execute rpk -X help for inline detail or rpk -X list for terser detail.



Profile to use. See rpk profile for more details.

-v, --verbose


Enable verbose logging.