[GRASSLIST:2922] Re: multiple installs of GRASS

Richard Greenwood rich at greenwoodmap.com
Fri Mar 12 10:08:53 EST 2004

Martin du Saire wrote:

> Hi,
> Can I have two versions of GRASS (5.0 and 5.3) installed at the same 
> time, and if not, will GRASS5.3 simply overwrite 5.0 or do I need to 
> uninstall somehow.  I am planning on trying the 5.3 binary provided by 
> R. Greenwood since I have no idea how to compile the sources.
> Thanks.
> Martin

It should not be a problem. By default, it will install into 
/usr/local/grass53. You can start it with "grass53". "grass5" will still 
launch your current version of grass.


Richard Greenwood

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