[EP-tech] Re: Meprints install via bazaar

Sebastien Francois sf2 at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Thu Mar 13 10:27:01 GMT 2014


If meprints was installed by hand before, you'll have to remove it by 
hand (to switch to the more "package-controlled" way that the bazaar 

I think it should be OK to remove most perl files (.pm, .pl) but you 
probably want to keep the archives/<id>/meprints folder which should 
contain the user profiles' pictures (if any). In any doubt, back-up the 
perl files.


On 13/03/14 00:04, Eliseo Gatchalian wrote:
> Hi,
> We have an old Meprints installation on our production but we want to 
> update it with the new version.
> If we are to install Meprints using bazaar, does it overwrite the 
> existing meprints installation and do the updates automatically? Or do 
> we need to remove the current old meprints before installing the 
> latest one via bazaar?
> Thanks!
> *Ellis Gatchalian*
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