Re: How to REMOVE AbiWord?

Shaw Terwilliger (
Wed, 8 Sep 1999 10:02:27 -0500

Steven Buehler wrote:
> I installed AbiWord using the RedHat RPMs (I am running 5.2). However,
> when I try to uninstall using RPM, it tells me the package isn't
> installed?
> Is there a way to manually remove AbiWord from my system? The software
> is just too incomplete to be useful yet for my purposes.

Sure, "rpm -e abisuite" should take care of it. If RPM refuses to
remove what's left, you can just do "rm -rf /usr/share/abisuite" and
"rm /usr/bin/X11/abiword" and "rm /usr/bin/X11/AbiWord" and
it should be gone.

Shaw Terwilliger

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