How do I remove i386 from x75-64 systems?

John Summerfield debian at
Wed Nov 14 22:43:55 UTC 2007

Joachim Backes wrote:
> John Summerfield wrote:
>> on f8, I ran this
>> yum remove \*.i386
> Are you sure that you have from each package a x86_64 or noarch version?
> By removing i386 packages you possibly  loose some software?

I expect yum to either refuse to do it, if my proposed removal causes 
dependancy problems, or resolve dependencies and offer to remove the lot.

There was no complaint.

I think Frank has the answer, but that's the behaviour I would expect by 



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