How to Remove Games and Entertainment in Linux

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When you installing CentOS, game also included in the the Operating system. Apart from the Games and Entertainment section there were games that were present in the gnome-games. However, there is the simple way to trace and remove this game. Please use below command:

    [[email protected] ~]# yum grouplist | grep -i game
       Games and Entertainment
    
    [[email protected] ~]# yum groupremove "Games and Entertainment"
    Loaded plugins: fastestmirror
    Setting up Group Process
    Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
     * addons: mirror.averse.net
     * base: mirror.averse.net
     * extras: mirror.averse.net
     * updates: mirror.averse.net
    Resolving Dependencies
    --> Running transaction check
    ---> Package gnome-games.i386 1:2.16.0-2.el5 set to be erased
    ---> Package joystick.i386 0:1.2.15-20.2.2 set to be erased
    --> Finished Dependency Resolution
    
    Dependencies Resolved
    
    =====================================================================================
     Package              Arch          Version                 Repository          Size
    =====================================================================================
    Removing:
     gnome-games          i386          1:2.16.0-2.el5          installed           19 M
     joystick             i386          1.2.15-20.2.2           installed           93 k
    
    Transaction Summary
    =====================================================================================
    Remove        2 Package(s)
    Reinstall     0 Package(s)
    Downgrade     0 Package(s)
    
    Is this ok [y/N]: y
    Downloading Packages:
    Running rpm_check_debug
    Running Transaction Test
    Finished Transaction Test
    Transaction Test Succeeded
    Running Transaction
    /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.61118: line 2: gconftool-2: command not found
    /var/tmp/rpm-tmp.61118: line 4: gconftool-2: command not found
      Erasing        : joystick                                                      1/2
    error: %preun(gnome-games-2.16.0-2.el5.i386) scriptlet failed, exit status 127
    
    Removed:
      gnome-games.i386 1:2.16.0-2.el5            joystick.i386 0:1.2.15-20.2.2
    
    Complete!
    


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