Removing packages - slimming server

shrek-m at shrek-m at
Sat Mar 18 23:03:34 UTC 2006

On 18.03.2006 10:54, David Timms wrote:

>> How to remove only specific packages without removing all the
>> dependencies using yum? 
> rpm -e wireless-tools
> you see the same y needed by (installed) x messages.

test before removing is no bad idea
# rpm -e --test <package>

> Even rpm doesn't let you do it.

# rpm -e --nodeps <package1> <package2>


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