[CentOS] C7, removing zoom problem

Sun Feb 5 22:19:02 UTC 2023
Simon Matter <simon.matter at invoca.ch>


> Guys, I'm trying to update my zoom client and yum (or yumex) won't let me
> do an update, so I try to remove the installed one, on the theory that if
> it isn't there I should be able to install a newer one, by doing "sudo yum
> remove zoom_x86_64" (where my PWD is the directory where the zoom RPM
> files
> live) and it tells me "no packages marked for removal.

This should tell you the real name of the package

rpm -qa zoom\*

Then rpm -e zoom... should remove it.

That said, I've never used zoom so I don't really know if they do
something special.


> Reading thru the man page for rpm I can't figure out any other way to do
> it. Suggestions, any one?
> Thanks in advance!
> Fred
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