Remove multiple same rpm packages

rpm -e --allmatches filename.rpm
If somehow if you get more than 1 same name rpm package install, then it cannot be removed by using simple rpm -e as it gives you more than one rpm matches error. The --matches will help to remove all the same name rpm packages.

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By: sohaileo
2009-02-12 23:09:24
rpm

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Exactly as I needed last night with VLC Media player
unixmonkey659 · 501 weeks and 3 days ago

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