Subject: Re: how do you purge old redundant distfiles?
To: None <>
From: Chuck Cranor <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 07/11/2002 14:38:49
On Thu, Jul 11, 2002 at 08:29:41PM +0200, Thomas Klausner wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 11, 2002 at 02:14:40PM -0400, Chuck Cranor wrote:
> > is there a pkgsrc program or make target that i can use to delete
> > old, obsolete, or unused distfiles from my system?   i couldn't 
> > find anything documented that does what i want...
> Take a look at pkgsrc/pkgtools/pkglint. It comes with lintpkgsrc,
> whose -o options (perhaps combined with -r) does what you want.

yeah, that's it.   excellent!   wish it was more clearly advertised
on the web pages or in an FAQ or something....