[GRASS-user] Uninstall

John Tate john.tate at ntlworld.com
Mon Mar 29 16:03:37 EDT 2010

For reference:
On Monday 29 March 2010 12:37:13 John Tate wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm going for a svn recompile (not just update), but have found little
>  information on uninstalling grass. This is for a previous ubuntu 32bit svn
>  compiled install following the ubuntu compile instructions:
>  http://grass.osgeo.org/wiki/Compile_and_Install_Ubuntu
> This page seems to be the only one with a reference to uninstalling I can
>  find so far: http://grass.itc.it/grass64/binary/linux/snapshot/README.html
> Bear in mind I am still relatively new to Linux and this was my first
>  (successful!) attempt at compiling.
> Firstly, I ran 'make clean' and 'make distclean'.
> Then deleted these:
> /usr/local/src/grass_64svn		(source code location)
> /usr/local/grass-6.4.0svn		(folder)
> /usr/local/bin/grass64			(file)
> /home/username/.grassrc6		(file, found reference to deleting this in an old
>  post)

I did delete these too... 
> Do I also need to delete these?:
> /usr/local/bin/gem64			(file)
> /usr/lib/grass64				(folder)

> Is deletion necessary for all of these, or some, or would a recompile
>  overwrite? Am I missing anything obvious?

Guess not as I recompiled and everything is working ok , so far...


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