- Possible settings include:
True allow an older or equal version to be installed False do not allow an older or equal version to be installed
- By default, PacletInstall and PacletInstallSubmit will not allow a version of a paclet to be installed when a newer or equal version is already installed.
- Using ForceVersionInstallTrue allows an older version to be installed, but this does not mean that the older version will actually be used; newer versions of a paclet are always used in preference to older ones.
- ForceVersionInstallTrue is convenient to use while you are developing a paclet and want to repeatedly install modified versions of the paclet without changing the version number.
Basic Examples (1)
Use ForceVersionInstall to allow installing an older version when a newer one is already installed:
Introduced in 2020