Question about compiling

Lufkin, Brad (Mission Systems) brad.lufkin at
Fri Jul 25 20:28:21 UTC 2008

Is it fair to say that "make update" only updates the executables and leaves the config files and the database alone?

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From: inn-workers-bounce at [mailto:inn-workers-bounce at] On Behalf Of Julien ÉLIE
Sent: Thursday, July 24, 2008 5:54 PM
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Cc: Lufkin, Brad (Mission Systems)
Subject: Re: Question about compiling

Hi Brad,

> I compiled INN and then made a lot of changes to configuration files.
> I've now decided that I need to recompile with different options. If I 
> do the "make install", are my changes going to be overwritten?

They will indeed be overwritten if you do that ("make update").

Use "make update" instead!

Julien ÉLIE

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