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Re: Rogue package

Ed Greshko wrote:
> I've known some people to go through the trouble of finding the
> package....installing it again...and removing it via yum or rpm.

I'd second that idea.  If the package isn't in the rpm database, you'd
have to add it back before rpm/yum would remove it.  How it got
removed from the database and not from the file system is another
matter (and depending on how curious you are, perhaps not worth the
effort to try and track down).

You could even use the --justdb option to rpm to get the package info
into the rpm database without laying down the files again.

The package could be pulled from koji, if it's not still on the


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