Subject: Re: WARNING
To: Rafal Boni <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/13/2001 12:22:59
On Tue, 13 Nov 2001, Rafal Boni wrote:
: -> No, you can do that. In fact, -r is a good sanity check (that behavior is
: -> how Lennart found the cpp problem so quickly).
: However, it seems to be a Bad Idea if DESTDIR='/' (it's probably OK if unset)
: as it gets added to the list of directories to `rm -rf'. `Oops!!'.
build.sh, around line 262:
if [ -z "$DESTDIR" ] || [ "$DESTDIR" = "/" ]; then
DESTDIR is not added to "removedirs" if it is set to / or empty.
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