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Can one uninstall restricted codecs and if yes how?

asked 2014-07-13 06:58:14 -0500

Ervin gravatar image

updated 2014-07-14 00:26:38 -0500

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Say you added rpm fusion to the repositories, and you installed restricted codecs. Than one might think, I want to make the system as free as possible from any proprietary packages or restricted, patented codecs. So you removed the repositories and than you want to uninstall the codecs which are restricted. How can you do that, namely which restricted codecs does rmp fusion provide? Thanks Ervin

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So, don't you remember what packages have you installed from rpmfusion?!

hedayat gravatar imagehedayat ( 2014-07-13 08:48:40 -0500 )edit

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answered 2014-07-13 09:15:58 -0500

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If you followed the suggestion at rpmfusion FAQ page , then you should uninstall these packages.

gstreamer-plugins-ugly gstreamer-plugins-bad gstreamer-ffmpeg
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the above comment should say install instead uninstall.

evillagr gravatar imageevillagr ( 2014-07-13 11:14:19 -0500 )edit

@evillagr, the OP asks, "Can one uninstall restricted codecs and if yes how?"

NickTux gravatar imageNickTux ( 2014-07-13 17:55:52 -0500 )edit

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