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Old 05-04-2004, 03:29 PM   #1
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uninstall rpm

hi, some newbie question:

I've installes yahoo messenger (bij RPM), how can I uninstall this program?
Old 05-04-2004, 03:31 PM   #2
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I think what you can do is use the softare installer software to remove rpms from your system. On my machine (Mandy) the command is rpmdrake and rpmdrake-remove. the software should detect your rpm when you search for it.
Old 05-04-2004, 03:38 PM   #3
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to remove the rpm type (as root)

rpm -e whatever.rpm
Old 05-04-2004, 05:15 PM   #4
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Chapter 32. Package Management with RPM


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