yum erase unused dependencies

"Germán A. Racca" german.racca at gmail.com
Wed Mar 27 15:25:33 UTC 2013

On 03/27/2013 09:33 AM, Michael Schwendt wrote:
> On Tue, 26 Mar 2013 18:22:49 -0430, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
>>> yum list yum\*
>>> yum info yum-plugin-remove-with-leaves
>> package-cleanup can also be useful in this context.
> And let's not forget "yum history undo …", too, since it is the much
> cleaner solution for the occasional "install something to take a look and
> remove it again afterwards" scenario.

+10 !!

> Pure leaf package removal bears the risk that you remove something that no
> other package depends on but _you_ need it.

Germán A. Racca
Fedora Package Maintainer

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