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Old 07-04-2003, 11:53 PM   #1
Kizel171
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Question Apache


I proudly just finished switching from RH9 to slackware I took the lazy route and did a "full" package install so I ended up with Apache 1.3.27 compiled by default. I really want to use 2.0.46 and compile it off apache.org. What is the best way to uninstall/get rid of my old apache before puttin the new one on? I recall having a similar problem in Red Hat, but there you can just uncheck apache at package install. Back then I just reinstalled the system without it after learning the hard way. Now that doesn't seem to be an option. Thanx to all who tolerate us newbs

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Old 07-05-2003, 02:14 AM   #2
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pkgtool

You can go through all the packages you installed and remove those you do not want (such as apache).



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Old 07-05-2003, 12:48 PM   #3
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Thank You!

Pkgtool worked great...ahh an old reminder of the nasty QBASIC days. I also found some other things that might prove useful in the future. Thanx again.
 
  


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