[Wine] Re: uninstalling old wine

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Thu May 8 20:48:37 CDT 2008

Tlarhices wrote:
> As you used 'make install' to install it, you have to use 'make uninstall' from the source folder to uninstall it.
> If you are trying to uninstall wine to then install a more up to date version from sources, you can just compile the new version and install it. It should replace all previous wine files without any form of conflict.

If you scroll up and bother to read what Dan already said you wouldn't need to repeat that over and over again.

Trevorofmolino, the only way to CLEANLY remove Wine installed with "make install" is with ... "make uninstall". Otherwise you will have to pick one file at a time. It would be much faster if you do what you've been told, not invent some ways that doesn't work.

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