Re: What to do with installed rpms?

From: Anthony Perez-Miller (aperezmi_at_indiana.edu)
Date: 07/07/03


Date: Mon, 7 Jul 2003 03:28:14 +0000 (UTC)

george <replytogroup@linuxnewbie.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone,

> I just installed Opera 7.11 on my RH 9 system.
> Do I have to keep the rpm of Opera 7.11, i.e. is it still needed after
> installation?

> Thanks.

> George

Ah, one at last that -I- know. :)

No, you don't need to keep rpms once they are installed. That being said,
I usually do keep the ones that I get from places other than RHN, so in
case of a system crash or other disaster I won't have to search the web
for them again.

regards,

--Anthony