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Old 01-17-2004, 05:43 AM   #1
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a rpm file can't isntall or unintall!!


[root@NauTic IE6]# rpm -Uvh wine-20031212-1rh9winehq.i686.rpm
Preparing... ########################################### [100%]
package wine-20031212-1rh9winehq is already installed
[root@NauTic IE6]# rpm -e wine-20031212-1rh9winehq.i686.rpm
error: package wine-20031212-1rh9winehq.i686.rpm is not installed


who can tell me why?Thank u
 
Old 01-17-2004, 06:02 AM   #2
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because when you remove an rpm package you never specify the version:

rpm -e wine
 
  


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