[CentOS] yum erase fails

Robert Moskowitz rgm at htt-consult.com
Fri Sep 12 14:30:38 UTC 2008

Pintér Tibor wrote:
> Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>> I am trying to erase an rpm with yum erase. It fails:
>> service hipfw does not support chkconfig
>> Removed: hipl-firewall.i386 0:
>> Complete!
>> And it is not removed....
>> If I try with rpm -e, I get the same error message.
>> So how do I remove this rpm?
> --noscripts ? 

tried 'yum --noscripts erase hipl-firewall' and got the error:

command line error: no such option: --noscirpts

Seems like what I would want, but a man yum did not show any such option....

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