Best way to update CVS install?
Benedikt.Meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Fri Mar 14 16:56:56 CET 2003
On Fri, 14, Mar 2003, Philip Dean wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I downloaded and install the CVS of XFce4 a few weeks ago. I have been thinking it is about time I took a look at the wonderful work that has been done since then. I had a question though, what I the best way to update?
> I don't mind downloading a completely fresh CVS listing. So, do I just need to do a "make uninstall" in the old dir and then a "make install" in the new one? Just making sure I don't really goof something up here.
just do cvs up -Pd in xfce-devel and rebuild everything. make uninstall is
only neccessary if you want to remove old stuff.
Those who do not understand Unix are condemned to reinvent it, poorly.
-- Henry Spencer
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