[SATLUG] Running a script in CLI

Tom Weeks tweeksjunk2 at theweeks.org
Thu Jan 10 20:43:18 CST 2008

On Thursday 10 January 2008 18:21:48 herb cee wrote:
> I can't seem to find a comment on this question:
> If I want to run a script in the CLI that contains lines such as this:
> sudo apt-get install vlc
> and I already have VLC installed should I comment that line out or does
> it not hurt anything to just run the script as is?

It won't hurt anything at all (unless you have a non-distro based or tar ball 
based install that it might conflict with)... If it was installed by apt, 
then it will just check the version number and do an upgrade if needed.


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