Re: Install 8.0.1 without installing 8.0.0 first?
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- Subject: [mg117748] Re: Install 8.0.1 without installing 8.0.0 first?
- From: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>
- Date: Wed, 30 Mar 2011 04:18:48 -0500 (EST)
Look at the sizes of the files. If they're similar, no problem -- just go ahead and install 8.0.1. I don't recall a time when Wolfram supplied just a patch or update file; every new major or minor version I've installed in recent years has been a complete installer. On 3/29/2011 7:57 AM, AES wrote: > Received Mathematica_8.0.0_OSX_MachineSpecific.dmg > for Mac some time back in 2010; still haven't gotten around > to installing it. Mathematica_8.0.1_OSX.dmg update has now > arrived. > > Should I just install the 8.0.1 dmg -- or do I need to install 8.0.0 > first, then install 8.0.1 on top of it? (MacBook, Snow Leopard.) > -- Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 Amherst, MA 01003-9305