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Old 10-16-2005, 07:47 PM   #1
naihe2010
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How to remove software completely ?


I install some software ,but I don't use them now.So I delete their files,but they are in my start menu .

I use gnome . How to delete them from the start menu ?
 
Old 10-16-2005, 09:14 PM   #2
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How did you install software? Did you install an RPM? If so, you should do "rpm -e <name of package>"
 
Old 10-16-2005, 09:43 PM   #3
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Some of them are RPM, and I use this method uninstall them.some of are .tar.gz, I
./configure
make
make install
make clean
to install them
How ?
 
Old 10-16-2005, 09:58 PM   #4
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some of are .tar.gz, I
./configure
make
make install
make clean
to install them
How ?
With "make uninstall", if you still keep the sources. If not, you have the option of downloading the source again, then:

./configure
make uninstall
 
Old 10-16-2005, 09:59 PM   #5
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$su
password
#make uninstall
-----------------------------

Icons will be removed from menu after logout
 
Old 10-17-2005, 01:01 AM   #6
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What about *.bin?
Have simplye method to every style ?

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