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    In my last article in this series, I showed how to write a script in Python that returned a list of RPM-installed software installed on a machine.

    [...]

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    That's a lot to cover, so basic knowledge of Python is required. Even if you don't know much, the code is simple to follow, and the boilerplate code is small.

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