[CentOS] removing multiple packages
Rajeev R Veedu
rajeev at cracknell.com
Wed Oct 18 13:47:32 UTC 2006
Thanks Barray, it worked.
From: centos-bounces at centos.org [mailto:centos-bounces at centos.org] On Behalf
Of Barry Brimer
Sent: Wednesday, October 18, 2006 4:49 PM
To: CentOS mailing list
Subject: Re: [CentOS] removing multiple packages
> Can someone in the list guide me how do I remove an RPM file which is
> installed 2 times.
> Following are the error:
> [root at Gateway Samba64-23c]# rpm -e samba-common
> error: "samba-common" specifies multiple packages
I assume that you will be reinstalling samba-common, and as such you do
not need to worry about the dependencies that you will be breaking for the
few brief moments until you reinstall samba-common. Therefore, I am
adding the "--nodeps" flag.
rpm -e --nodeps --allmatches samba-common
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