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Old 01-18-2004, 03:59 AM   #1
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Question about installing new version of software


I have gxine on my dropline gnome which I think it is default installed. And I want to install the new version of xine, should I uninstall the old one or just install the new one without any action on the old one. Or is there a way to upgrade on it which I think it is the best way.

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Old 01-18-2004, 05:13 AM   #2
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if you have the slack pkg of the new version of gxine then you can just use upgradepkg to upgrade the current pkg
 
Old 01-18-2004, 07:50 AM   #3
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if it is a source code file you can build it as a slack package then run upgradepkg. to build it as a slack package you can read up on checkinstall or read the building method at linuxpackages.net.
 
  


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