[GRASS-user] Grass 6.4.2 on Ubuntu 11.10

Hamish hamish_b at yahoo.com
Mon Feb 27 04:48:24 EST 2012

Paul wrote:
> I'm having some trouble installing the latest stable Grass 6.4.2 on Ubuntu.
> I've un-installed 6.4.1 but if i use the 'apt-get install Grass' command it
> re-installs 6.4.1. I think i may be missing something.

the 6.4.2 packages haven't been uploaded there yet,

we are working on new packaging rules now in DebianGIS, almost finished,
stay tuned...

(current status: need to figure out how to cleanly build python bytecode
.pyc in the postinst script, and remove it again in the prerm script)

thank you for your patience,

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