rpmduplicates (1) - Linux Manuals
rpmduplicates: find program with several version installed
rpmduplicates - find program with several version installed
DESCRIPTIONsometimes, the upgrade of a system will install new packages, and ``forget'' to remove the older version. Rpmorphan do not work with this kind of unused packages. Rpmduplicates is the answer. I recommend to run it after each distribution upgrade (for example from fedora core 7 to 8).
-help brief help message -man full documentation -V, --version print version -verbose verbose
- Print a brief help message and exits.
- Print the full manual page and exits.
- Print the program release and exit.
- The program works and print debugging messages.
DIAGNOSTICSit will show the duplicates with their version and build date
and suggest to remove the older one
duplicate kernel-devel : 188.8.131.52-64.fc8 (Sat Mar 29 15:36:41 2008) / 184.108.40.206-50.fc8 (Thu Mar 20 20:43:47 2008)
EXIT STATUSthe number of duplicates packages found
BUGS AND LIMITATIONSnot known
NOTESthis program can be used as ``normal'' user
LICENSE AND COPYRIGHTCopyright (C) 2008 by Eric Gerbier This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.
you can report any bug or suggest to gerbier [at] users.sourceforge.net