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Old 04-07-2005, 08:03 PM   #1
cdavidson
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can't uninstall Evolution


I've got Evolution 2.0.4 w/Evolution Connector installed on a FC3 box. I connect to an Exchange server for email. Recently, whenever I try to send a message, I get the following error:

Error while performing operation, Could not send message.

I know that the problem resides on the FC3 box because I haven't made any changes to the Exchange server, and all other clients are functioning normally. My solution to this was to uninstall and reinstall Evolution, but when I run rpm -e evolution I get the following:

Code:
[root@optiplex ~]# rpm -e evolution
error: Failed dependencies:
        libcamel.so.0 is needed by (installed) evolution-connector-2.0.4-1.i386
        libeshell.so.0 is needed by (installed) evolution-connector-2.0.4-1.i386
        libeutil.so.0 is needed by (installed) evolution-connector-2.0.4-1.i386
        evolution >= 2.0.1 is needed by (installed) evolution-connector-2.0.4-1.i386
        evolution = 2.0.4 is needed by (installed) evolution-devel-2.0.4-2.i386
When I try to remove it via FC3's GUI add/remove packages program, I get this error:

Code:
The following package could not be found on your system.  Installation cannot continue until it is installed.
Unlocatable Package:                             Required By:
Evolution                                                    "evolution-devel", "2.0.4", "2"

Can anyone tell me how I can get Evolution off my machine so that I can reinstall it, or better yet how I can fix it without having to remove it. Thanks in advance.

Last edited by cdavidson; 04-07-2005 at 08:05 PM.
 
Old 04-08-2005, 12:26 AM   #2
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Install apt and synaptic from fedoraproject.org and then run synaptic and search for evolution, then uninstall.
 
Old 04-08-2005, 08:50 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply...

I installed apt and synaptic, and used synaptic to remove Evolution and Evolution Connector. Then I used FC3's add/remove packages to reinstall them both. But when I open Evolution, my old account ( and my old problems ) are still there. Is there a configuration file somewhere that I need to delete?
 
  


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