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Old 11-08-2001, 02:12 PM   #1
Registered: Jul 2001
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Need to delete a slack package

I installed parts of my slackware package D (Development package w/ c,c++,make etc.) on my firewall so that i could compile my kernel and now i want to get rid of it. I'm sure slackware doesn't offer any kind of package removal so where are those tools stored so that i can delete them?
Old 11-08-2001, 02:17 PM   #2
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slack does have package removal.

as root type
this will bring up a nice ncurses pkg tool that will allow you to remove the packages you installed.

Old 11-08-2001, 02:19 PM   #3
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o wow, thatll make this a whole hell of a lot easier. thanks


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