Re: Can I delete *FC3* files from my FC4 system?

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On Tue, Jan 24, 2006 at 04:02:30PM -0500, Chasecreek Systemhouse wrote:
> On 1/24/06, Andy Green <[email protected]> wrote:
> > Nat Gross wrote:
> >
> > > Can I do a wildcard, like: rpm -e *FC3*
> >
> > I don't think so.  But:
> >
> > rpm -e `rpm -qa | grep kernel | grep FC3`
> >
> > will do the trick.
> 
> Actually, inside an empty directory this will work -
>   #  yum remove *FC3*
> 

Any of those may work *too* well. Be sure to eyeball the list of
proposed deletions.

On the other tentacle, some packages have "fc3", others "FC3", and I
don't know if yum or rpm is case sensitive. On yet another tentacle,
this does not handle the case of duplicate RPMs that do not have the
Fedora version in the file name.

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