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Re: library cleanup after a system upgrade

Riccardo Mottola <> writes:

> I would check if the .so.x file has a corresponding symlink, if it has,
> it is latest version, else it is old.

That's not true.   There is a symlink e.g. from .so.1 to .so.1.1.
Maybe you mean "the symlink does not point to it".

In general deleting these has some risk and unless you are really tight
on disk space, little benefit.

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