[oclug] help with rpm
rjordan at student.math.uwaterloo.ca
Sun Aug 4 03:38:35 EDT 2002
> How can I remove packages based on a regexp using rpm?
> What I want to do is remove all packages for kde ie kde*
> Is this possible?, I do not look forward to removing them one-by-one.
Something along the lines of:
rpm -e `rpm -qa | grep regexp | tr '\n' ' '`
(You're probably still going to have dependency issues with this,
which will require manual intervention)
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