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Old 07-04-2005, 10:48 AM   #1
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removing programmes (games)

hello im running redhat 9 using kde and i want remove the games all of them now i have tried using the add or remove programme to do it for me but it keeps thinking i want to install them can i do it from a terminal please
thanks nige
Old 07-04-2005, 11:02 AM   #2
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you need to use the rpm command
rpm -qa
will print all the rpm packages installed in your system.
if you know the name of the package you can remove it with
rpm -e <packagename>
by using something like:
rpm -qa |grep <pattern>
you can filter out the packages displayed according to a pattern.
Old 07-06-2005, 03:12 PM   #3
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cheers mate


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