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Re: Can you query installed .src.rpm's - and delete them ?



David Timms wrote:
> Hi, had a bit of a look for how to remove various src rpms that I've
> messed with when trying to track bags etc. I though they may be
> tracked in the rpm database, but google nor maximum rpm do not seem
> to have an answer.
>
> I can see they got installed under /usr/src/redhat, but what is the
> most foolproof way to get rid of particular ones ?

Tangentially, here's the obligatory "don't build packages as root"
warning.  Instead, you should setup your system to allow you to build
packages as a normal user.  There is a section on this in the draft
"BuildingPackagesGuide" on the wiki:

http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Docs/Drafts/BuildingPackagesGuide#head-fcfbef7f9c11d5761a9de17d45111d59f8df4fae

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