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Old 11-15-2005, 09:14 PM   #1
lcp052
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Uninstall with dependencies


I want to try uninstall samba but not success. Please help~~





[root@mrtg /]# rpm -qa|grep samba

samba-common-3.0.14a-2
samba-client-3.0.14a-2
[root@mrtg /]#
[root@mrtg /]# rpm -e samba-common samba-client
error: Failed dependencies:
libsmbclient.so.0 is needed by (installed) gnome-vfs2-smb-2.10.0-5.i386
samba-common >= 3.0.8-0.pre1.3 is needed by (installed) gnome-vfs2-smb-2.10.0-5.i386
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[root@mrtg /]# rpm -qa|grep samba
samba-common-3.0.14a-2
samba-client-3.0.14a-2
[root@mrtg /]#
 
Old 11-15-2005, 10:11 PM   #2
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rpm -e --nodeps samba-common samba-client

For more info see
manpage of rpm

man rpm
 
Old 11-16-2005, 12:07 AM   #3
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Depending on your distribution, there is usually a package manager / updater tool that resolves dependencies automatically. You should use that instead of "rpm". Otherwise, you should explicitly also remove the things depending on it; i.e. "rpm -e samba-common samba-client gnome-vfs2-smb ..." It is not good to have missing dependencies.
 
  


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