differrence between 'yum remove' and 'yum erase'
akonstam at sbcglobal.net
Wed Jun 23 21:33:41 UTC 2010
On Wed, 2010-06-23 at 16:50 +0530, Krishna Chandra Prajapati wrote:
> remove or erase
> Are used to remove the specified packages from the system as well as removing any
> packages which depend on the package being removed.
But this relation is not reflexive.Just because program A is dependent
on program B being present, it does not mean that there are not uses for
B other than program A. meld is a good example that is very useful on
its own. Why should yum remove it when A is removed.
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