[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: how to uninstall subversion?

From: Kamaraju Kusumanchi <kamaraju_at_bluebottle.com>
Date: 2006-12-28 22:28:07 CET

On Thursday 28 December 2006 14:30, you wrote:
> >>>>> "Kamaraju" == Kamaraju Kusumanchi <kamaraju@bluebottle.com> writes:
> Kamaraju> I recently compiled subversion 1.4.2 from source and
> Kamaraju> installed it using make install. But there does not
> Kamaraju> seem to be any uninstall target. How do I uninstall
> Kamaraju> subversion in a clean fashion?
> Unfortunately there's no easy way. I hate this. (It's why I always
> use GNU "stow" (http://savannah.gnu.org/projects/stow/) to install
> subversion).
> What you might try, if you have GNU find, is:
> gfind /usr/local -printf '%T@ ' -ls | sort -n | cut -d\ -f 2- >
> /tmp/files
> This lists all the files in /usr/local, sorted by their
> last-modification date. Edit /tmp/files, find one of the subversion
> files; the others will all be nearby, since their last-modification
> dates will all be pretty much the same. Thus you now have a complete
> list of all the installed files. Then you can delete the lines that
> are from other files, and then you can feed the result into an "rm"
> command like this:
> xargs rm -rf < /tmp/files

Thanks for your reply. Forwarding it to the list so that the info is archived
and will be helpful for others.


Kamaraju S Kusumanchi
Click for free info on criminal justice degrees and make $150K/ year
To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Thu Dec 28 22:27:49 2006

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Users mailing list.

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.