+1 I have on several occasions downloaded the latest only to find a problem 
with it. 

Bob S


> On Oct 14, 2016, at 09:18 , Ralph DiMola <rdim...@evergreeninfo.net> wrote:
> 
> I like to keep the older versions because of LiveCode's exciting new 
> features, multi-platform support and a faster than par update schedule to 
> support the constantly changing OS platforms. Invariably bugs (regression or 
> otherwise) creep in. I like having these older versions available by default. 
> That being said, if you click the "replace older version" box which version 
> do you overwrite if you have 4 versions(6.7.x,7.1.x,8.0.x,8.1.X) installed? 
> LiveCode being a multi platform development tool needs a different update 
> philosophy then say MS Word.
> 
> Ralph DiMola
> IT Director
> Evergreen Information Services
> rdim...@evergreeninfo.net
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: use-livecode [mailto:use-livecode-boun...@lists.runrev.com] On Behalf 
> Of Graham Samuel
> Sent: Friday, October 14, 2016 11:08 AM
> To: How to use LiveCode
> Subject: Updater doesn't update - is this correct behaviour?
> 
> Having updated a number of software packages on my Mac in the last couple of 
> days, I note that a typical ‘check for updates’ sequence overwrites the 
> previous version of the package: for LiveCode, this ain’t so, so one has to 
> delete the older version oneself. I guess this is OK if it’s clearly 
> explained to newbies, and there are obvious advantages if you want to go back 
> to the earlier version, but personally I would like the choice to keep or 
> replace when the installation starts. Anyone else think this is a good idea?
> 
> Graham
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