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Old 12-13-2004, 06:16 AM   #1
DarkExile
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How to check if a rpm Package is already installed?


sorry if it is a stupid question, but iŽd like to know how can i check if all packages listed by urpmi (or which one of them) are already installed.



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Old 12-13-2004, 06:20 AM   #2
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Not sure if this is what you're after, but

rpm -q <part_of_package_name>

Will tell you if a package is installed. For instance,

rpm -q apache

Will tell you if any versions of apache are installed. To then uninstall a package,

rpm -e <package_name_returned_from_-q>

Good luck,
 
Old 12-13-2004, 06:20 AM   #3
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rpm -q package-name

OR

rpm -qa | grep package-name
 
Old 12-14-2004, 12:19 AM   #4
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rpm -qi <part_of_package_name>

Will tell you if a package is some descripition of that rpm.In your system that rpm is there.

rpm -q apache

Will tell you if any versions of apache are installed. To then uninstall a package,

rpm -e <package_name_returned_from_-q>

We already install that rpm then this command is type erase that rpm (unistall).

Good luck,
 
Old 12-14-2004, 09:41 AM   #5
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You can also use the whereis command or the locate command.
 
  


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