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Old 08-31-2010, 07:07 PM   #1
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Question How to uninstall install source.

Hello everybody..

i am stuck in new problem.
i had install souce of "yum"
but it dosent work properly now i dont want that prog. run for me.
is their any method to uninstall it.

and will you please suddest how to use yum in steps.
i had register for for REPO
bt i dont know hoe to deal with that.

i am not register user of Redhat network.

Its all upto you.
Thank you..thanks in advanve...
Old 08-31-2010, 07:21 PM   #2
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If you compiled it via the usual $ ./configure, $ make, # make install, just go to the source directory and execute as root:

# make uninstall
Should be gone then..

Old 08-31-2010, 11:25 PM   #3
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i am not register user of Redhat network.
i take it then that your OS is rhel5 ?

PAY red hat if you are going to use it!!!
or install CentOS 5.5



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