How to Uninstall Webmin on CentOS 6.3

webminWebmin is a web-based interface for system administration on Unix or linux operating system. In this post, i will show how to uninstall previous installed version of the webmin on CentOS 6.3. Uninstall the Webmin much more simple that installing the Webmin software. With single line command, everything can be completely removed.

Why you have to remove ?
In the situation you do not need the Webmin and want to install alternative software to webmin, you will be asked to remove the software. So that you can do clean install for the new required software of latest webmin software. Step to uninstall Webmin software is exactly same as how you remove other RPM packages.

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1. Check the Webmin version that has been installed previously.

[root@centos63 ~]# rpm -qa webmin
webmin-1.600-1.noarch

2. Remove Webmin using “yum remove” command :

[root@centos63 ~]# yum remove webmin-1.600-1.noarch
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, presto, priorities
Setting up Remove Process
Resolving Dependencies
--> Running transaction check
---> Package webmin.noarch 0:1.600-1 will be erased
--> Finished Dependency Resolution

Dependencies Resolved

====================================================================================================
 Package               Arch                  Version                 Repository                Size
====================================================================================================
Removing:
 webmin                noarch                1.600-1                 installed                 56 M

Transaction Summary
====================================================================================================
Remove        1 Package(s)

Installed size: 56 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y
Downloading Packages:
Running rpm_check_debug
Running Transaction Test
Transaction Test Succeeded
Running Transaction
  Erasing    : webmin-1.600-1.noarch                                                            1/1
Running uninstall scripts ..
Subroutine list_servers redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 92.
Subroutine list_servers_sorted redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 111.
Subroutine get_server redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 143.
Subroutine save_server redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 158.
Subroutine delete_server redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 175.
Subroutine can_use_server redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 188.
Subroutine list_all_groups redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 208.
Subroutine logged_in redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 278.
Subroutine get_server_types redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 303.
Subroutine this_server redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 313.
Subroutine get_my_address redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 332.
Subroutine address_to_broadcast redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 361.
Subroutine test_server redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 375.
Subroutine find_cron_job redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 394.
Subroutine find_servers redefined at /usr/libexec/webmin/servers/servers-lib.pl line 407.
  Verifying  : webmin-1.600-1.noarch                                                            1/1

Removed:
  webmin.noarch 0:1.600-1

Complete!

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