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Old 11-18-2004, 10:32 AM   #1
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How do I Uninstall Firefox, Jre, jdk, Mozilla


How do I go about unstalling the following:

1. Previous versions of Mozilla;

2. Previous versions of jre and jdk;

Also, unstalling and reinstalling Firefox 1.0.

If appropriate, please give the rpm commands.

My Current Package includes:
Browser: Firefox 1.0
Platform: FedoraCore2
Other: Jre-1.5.0

Much thanks. Tj
Old 11-18-2004, 11:35 AM   #2
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man rpm
or the short version.. use the '-e' switch

search for install packages like so...

rpm -qa | grep search_keyword
so basically....

// what the java package called ?
rpm -qa | grep java
rpm -qa | grep jre
rpm -qa | grep jdk

rpm -e (rpm package to remove { not including version numbers})

Last edited by qwijibow; 11-18-2004 at 11:39 AM.
Old 11-18-2004, 06:35 PM   #3
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