Linux Upgrade Question
Tue Jul 1 00:04:00 2003
Bill Cabral said:
> I am currently running a linux server with VNCServer
> 3.3.3, and I am looking to upgrade to 3.3.7. Im
> fairly new to the game, so I want to ask a couple of
> questions before I kill my server! Will the upgrade
> automatically overwrite the older version of VNC, or
> do I have to delete/rename the files associated with
> the older version first?
Depends. What distro and version of Linux are you using?
> I foresee a scenario where
> it installs the 2 versions side by side, and doesnt
> know which vncserver to use when i issue the command.
More likely it runs the one that comes in the path first, and YOU don't
know which one it ran :-)
> There was a lovely sentence on realvnc.com that
> referred questions about upgrading XVNC versions to a
> mysterious README file that I cant seem to find in the
> documentation or elsewhere.
The README is included in the download archive.