[LON-CAPA-users] CVS upgrade info? Where?
Thu, 25 Apr 2002 17:21:28 -0400
Dear Dr. Jensen:
install.lon-capa.org is experiencing a much-needed shift in
the installation strategy that we have been planning for a while.
We are trying to work through the glitches and move quickly from
the CVS:latest to CVS:STABLE release.
Currently, install.lon-capa.org is not
synchronized with both CVS:latest and CVS:STABLE.
Therefore, I encourage you to use the updating commands that
you are experienced with such as
"cvs update -d; cd loncom/build; make build; make install"
If you need a more specific explanation, please call me
The UPDATE command is not available at
UPDATE has been available in a preliminary status at
On Tue, Apr 23, 2002 at 05:30:42PM -0400, Guy Albertelli II wrote:
> Hi Lars,
> > There's no UPDATE command in loncapa.tar.gz. find -iname UPDATE gives no
> > result in the whole archive.
> > My problem is that I'm trying to install to a laptop from the old CD.
> > After the install I did a CVS update after that the web server won't
> > start - the problem is that Math/Cephes.pm is not present. I thought I
> > could fix this by updating the LONCAPA-systemperl rpm, but this file
> > won't upgrade because of conflicts with other rpms. How do I go on from
> > here?
> rpm -Uvh --force LON-CAPA-systemperl
> The systemperl has the best version of everything.
> firstname.lastname@example.org BM: n^20 t20 z20 qS
> Guy Albertelli -7-8-9- O-
> Today I will treat myself as I would my best friend--with sarcasm
> and neglect.
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