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Old 09-13-2013, 07:51 AM   #1
stf92
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Reinstalling a given package by means of installpkg.


kernel 3.2.29, Slackware 14.0

Hi: is it convenient, before reinstalling a given package by means of installpkg, to do removepkg first?
 
Old 09-13-2013, 07:53 AM   #2
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Hello,

To reinstall a package, just use upgradepkg as below :

Code:
upgradepkg --reinstall <package-name>
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Old 09-13-2013, 08:02 AM   #3
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Thank you so much.
 
Old 09-13-2013, 08:42 AM   #4
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Or you can do this:

Code:
# slackpkg reinstall <package>
 
  


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