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Re: to uninstall or not to uninstall ...

From: Sindbad the Seafarer <sindbad.the.seafarer_at_gmx.net>
Date: 2003-08-05 09:28:21 CEST

Concerning Re: to uninstall or not to uninstal
SteveKing wrote on 4 Aug 2003, 13:18, at least in part:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Sindbad the Seafarer" <sindbad.the.seafarer@gmx.net>
> > Following list mail I see that some explicitly say they uninstalled
> > the previous release of SVN / TSVN before setting up the new
> > version. Being at this point for the first time now my question is:
> >
> > to uninstall or not to uninstall before?
> I guess you can do it as you like.
> The only thing you should be aware of is that for TSVN:
> it's a shell integration. So you _must_ (after updating)
> restart windows or at least the explorer process. If you don't
> then the the explorer process still has the old version of the
> dll loaded in RAM and uses that old version...

May suggest to add this to both the SVN and TSVN FAQs? As
any new user is faced with this issue within few weeks and most
software either has dedicated update packages or explicitly says
to install on top or after uninstall ...

Jan Hendrik

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