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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [VOTE][DISCUSS]: Release Apache OpenOffice 3.4.1 (incubating)
Date Fri, 03 Aug 2012 00:14:18 GMT
On 31 July 2012 14:59, O.Felka <olaf-openoffice@gmx.de> wrote:
> Am 31.07.2012 15:45, schrieb Rob Weir:
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>> The only issue I saw is that when we install over 3.3.0 or 3.4.0, we
>> leave behind the older version's unpacked files on the desktop, the
>> files from the earlier install.  Those files could be deleted to save
>> disk space.  But this is not a regression and is not a critical issue.
>>
>> -Rob
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> It's not a common software behavior to delete old installation files and we
> shouldn't do that too.

Surely that depends on the installation options?

If the install is replacing/updating an existing installation, then it
should remove any obsolete files.

If the install is a parallel installation, then of course it should
leave files for existing installs alone.

> Groetjes,
> Olaf
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