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Just installed slackware and have installed heaps of stuff into it. It's really fun when you get the hold of it...
Just started to wonder when I got to bed last night how to get rid of stuff I don't need anymore?
If have installed all my programs with the tar.gz, configure, make, make install so i dont have the rpm uninstall available.
Is there some procedure I should follow to get rid of all the associated files with an installed program? I have the sourcefiles still on the disk, do I ever need them after an installation?
Yep. Im sure that this is a really basic questions with a simple answer. It's not easy to be a newbie.
So you need to save all the sourcefiles? Isn't that a bit waste of space? Say if I download a app an untar it to 100MB and then install it. If I don't have the sourcefiles left I can't uninstall? Or is there a workaround?