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Old 11-12-2005, 11:11 PM   #1
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How to know the rpm file name which I have installed ?

I installed some rpm files, and I want to remove them .But I forget their file names.

How to know their names ?
Old 11-12-2005, 11:42 PM   #2
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This will show you every PRM installed: rpm -qa | more
This will look for packages that have "blue" in the name: rpm -qa | grep blue
and this will remove the package named "blue-devel": rpm -e blue-devel


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