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Re: svn-1.2.0-rc2-setup.exe install/uninstall

From: Andrew Thompson <subversionuser_at_aktzero.com>
Date: 2005-04-29 04:55:23 CEST

v4r4n wrote:
> I could be insane, but when trying to 'uninstall' this release
> candidate from my win32 workstation, nothing happens...
> So I start with 'Remove' from the 'Add or Remove Programs'.
> Selecting 'Remove' and 'Next' twice promptly closes the dialogue and
> Subversion happily sits there as a 'Currently installed program'.
> When I do a 'Repair' WinXP tells me:
> Warning: The source setup file cannot be found! Please select the
> appropriate file or cancel the uninstall.
> It appears that it is looking for 'svn-1.2.0-setup.exe' instead of the
> actual file name.
> Once I give it the correct file name, there appear to be no issues.
> 'Modify' also needs me to point to where svn-1.2.0-rc2.setup.exe is as well.
> I know this is trivial, so I'm mostly wondering if this is how it has
> always been done, or someone forgot to add the '-rc2' somewhere.
> ...
> My real question is how safe will it be to just delete the Subversion
> folder and install it again from there.
> ...

I reported a similar problem to the packager when 1.1.4 came out. (I
don't know if 1.1.4 is affected, I received the error when uninstalling

Look in your subversion program folder for an uninst000.exe and run
that. That should clean it up.

Andrew Thompson
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Received on Fri Apr 29 04:57:26 2005

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