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If you are upgrading a previous Backtalk installation:
If you already have Picospan or Yapp installed on your system, don't do 'make install-bbs'. We will be using Picospan or Yapp's bbs directory and we don't want to reinitialize it.
To install Backtalk, run the following commands as root:
# if you want to make a new conference directory:
# first time installs
The "install-users" step just constructs the .htaccess files in the cgi-bin directories. It obviously doesn't really construct any kind of users database, since your system is providing that.