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Old 08-25-2007, 01:33 PM   #1
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how to uninstall an .deb file


i installed a deb file from here but i need the space cause it didnt work, how do i uninstall it
 
Old 08-25-2007, 01:42 PM   #2
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You can use aptitude e.g.
Code:
#aptitude remove doom
 
Old 08-25-2007, 01:44 PM   #3
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You can use aptitude e.g.
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#aptitude remove doom
so i just type that in the terminal
 
Old 08-25-2007, 01:49 PM   #4
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Yes. You can also use Synaptic.
 
Old 08-25-2007, 01:59 PM   #5
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Yes. You can also use Synaptic.
it wont work
 
Old 08-25-2007, 03:02 PM   #6
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Try
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dpkg -r doom
in a root console.
 
Old 08-25-2007, 05:38 PM   #7
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it wont work
What exactly is not working and can you post back any error messages? If you have synaptic installed, run it, search for doom and select it for deinstallation.
 
  


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