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Old 10-05-2003, 08:11 AM   #1
huffboy
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Thumbs down uninstalling help!


Can anyone teach me how to uninstall programs? im running slackware 9 and want to get rid on the games. Doesnt slackware have something like add remove?
Can anyone explain to me too the file structure of slackware? where do programs get installed... ie program files for windows
thanks
 
Old 10-05-2003, 11:47 PM   #2
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hi

the filesystem in linux is much more elobarate. if you want the glorious details. read pathname.org/fhs. files usually get installed in /usr/bin or /usr/local/sbin. there is really not equivalent of program files. this is not windows. :-)

i just searched for "how to remove packages in slackware" and got this

http://www.slackware.com/config/packages.php

http://www.google.com/url?sa=U&start...s.shtml&e=7651

you should really read the docs or search google first before asking.

feel free to post if you still have trouble

regards
rahul sundaram
 
  


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