Lightroom: When should I delete my older LR Catalog.lrcat after I update/upgrade?

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After upgrading to Lightroom Classic I still have the older Lightroom 6 Catalog.lrcat.  THe upgrade created a new compressed catalog with a -2.  I'm not going back to previous.. is it now ok to delete the original lrcat.  it is taking up 4,128,048kb space.
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Ronald Byram

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Posted 3 years ago

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Johan Elzenga, Champion

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If you are sure you won't go back, then you can safely delete it.
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Jens Stadsgaard

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I would use it as my last backup from LR CC(LR CC) if i had to reinstall those apps. 
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Carlos Cardona

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Jens is right, 4GB is cheap, buy more storage and keep it just in case.