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[Q]: setup.exe: Is it necessary for replace_one to call uninstallon a package ?
- From: Pavel Tsekov <ptsekov at gmx dot net>
- To: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 16 Feb 2003 15:33:21 +0100 (CET)
- Subject: [Q]: setup.exe: Is it necessary for replace_one to call uninstallon a package ?
I see that there is a call to packagemeta::uninstall in the replace_one ()
function (install.cc). However it seems that this call is unnecessary.
Packages which need to be replaced are uninstalled before replace_one ()
is called - see do_install_thread().
Is this true or am I reading it wrong ? :)