Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 and its derivative CentOS 4 includes an extensive list of applications that can be easily added or removed. This guide will show you how to do it using the Package Management tool.

Add/Remove Applications1. Click Applications, select System Settings and click Add/Remove Applications. This will launch the Package Management window.
Package Management2. Check the package you wish to install or uncheck it to remove it.
Package Management3. Click Details to check or uncheck the application inside the package you wish to install or remove respectively.
Package Management4. Finally, click Update. The Completed System Preparation window will appear. Click Continue to proceed. Insert the required CentOS CD if asked.

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Posted on 3/9/2007 and last updated on 11/7/2009
Filed under CentOS 4 , Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 , System Administration