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Old 07-04-2003, 01:45 AM   #1
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how to uninstall packages?

i have redhat 7.3 on my comp.
i have installed all packages during installation.
now i have to uninstall a few packages.
how to uninstall them?
Old 07-04-2003, 01:56 AM   #2
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Well I assume the packages were in rpm format if they came off the cd. I am not sure about that version of red hat but in the newer versions there is a add/remove applications and you can select them in that. In redhat 9 its under system settings (kde 3). If you know the exact names of the packages you want to remove you can use the command rpm -e <packagename> and that should remove it. I am not sure if this will help you, but maybe turn you in the right direction!


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