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Old 10-23-2004, 03:13 PM   #1
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Question How do you uninstall/remove an rpm package? Plz Help!


I installed apt, but then it broke (I'm getting segmentation faults) so I want to reinstall a new rpm of apt. But I dont know how to uninstall the one that is currently on my system. I'm really new to linux, so please forgive my ignorance. Thanks for your time.
 
Old 10-23-2004, 03:21 PM   #2
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man rpm
/erase


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Old 10-23-2004, 03:22 PM   #3
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rpm -e <name of package>

You give it the name of the package, without the .rpm extension.
 
Old 10-23-2004, 03:25 PM   #4
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Ok, thx alot! I'll try it out.
 
  


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