Search:

Type: Posts; User: Xian; Keyword(s):

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. Replies
    22
    Views
    23

    [Manjaro] Re: Meld and pacnew files

    The official Arch recommended way is to use pacdiff.

    See here:

    https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/Pacman/Pacnew_and_Pacsave#Managing_.pacnew_files
  2. Replies
    22
    Views
    23

    [Manjaro] Re: Meld and pacnew files

    Ubuntu took gksu out of 18.04 because of in part security concerns.

    So ... take from that what you will.

    Would I usde kdesu to run meld as admin? Yes.

    Am i supposed to advise others to do...
  3. Replies
    22
    Views
    23

    [Manjaro] Re: Meld and pacnew files

    Most people would use the terminal command:


    sudo meld

    Or login as root in a terminal and then run meld:


    su
    <password>
  4. Replies
    22
    Views
    23

    [Manjaro] Re: Meld and pacnew files

    Just install Meld:

    https://www.archlinux.org/packages/extra/any/meld/



    It's definitely not too complex. Meld (or similar program) just makes it easy to see the diffs.
  5. Replies
    22
    Views
    23

    [Manjaro] Re: Meld and pacnew files

    Do them in pairs -- use Meld and manually edit the new into old.

    Only way to be sure. Then delete the new.

    If you never previously changed the file then you can probably just use the new one...
Results 1 to 5 of 5