[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
[EP-tech] Remove EPrints package
Noooo, I didn't - looking at the eprints3 folder it looks like the remove has taken a lot of the files already including the bin folder so I can't stop it from the command line.
I know I can -f remove the user outside of the apt-get remove process to force its removal but I've read that this is bad juju and can leave things in a rickety state.
From: eprints-tech-bounces at ecs.soton.ac.uk [mailto:eprints-tech-bounces at ecs.soton.ac.uk] On Behalf Of Yuri
Sent: 20 June 2017 10:57
To: eprints-tech at ecs.soton.ac.uk
Subject: Re: [EP-tech] Remove EPrints package
did you stop the indexer?
Il 20/06/2017 11:09, Andrew Beeken ha scritto:
> Okay, so instead of keeping coming back and forth with little issues
> in my new install I think I've managed to compound a few problems with
> iterative changes. So, I'm going to start a-fresh and try to build
> things up in a different way, relying less on my old install and more
> on the changes I've picked up. Problem: I can't get EPrints to uninstall!
> I've used a2dissite eprints and I'm using apt-get remove eprints, but
> the process falls over when it tries to remove the eprints user. It's
> constantly tied into a process - killing the process doesn't seem to
> do anything as it simply picks up another process and the uninstall
> won't proceed as it can't delete the user. Any ideas?
> *The University of Lincoln, located in the heart of the city of
> Lincoln, has established an international reputation based on high
> student satisfaction, excellent graduate employment and world-class
> The information in this e-mail and any attachments may be
> confidential. If you have received this email in error please notify
> the sender immediately and remove it from your system. Do not disclose
> the contents to another person or take copies.
> Email is not secure and may contain viruses. The University of Lincoln
> makes every effort to ensure email is sent without viruses, but cannot
> guarantee this and recommends recipients take appropriate precautions.
> The University may monitor email traffic data and content in
> accordance with its policies and English law. Further information can
> be found at: http://www.lincoln.ac.uk/legal.
> *** Options:
> *** Archive: http://www.eprints.org/tech.php/
> *** EPrints community wiki: http://wiki.eprints.org/
> *** EPrints developers Forum: http://forum.eprints.org/
*** Options: http://mailman.ecs.soton.ac.uk/mailman/listinfo/eprints-tech
*** Archive: http://www.eprints.org/tech.php/
*** EPrints community wiki: http://wiki.eprints.org/
*** EPrints developers Forum: http://forum.eprints.org/