Subject: Re: cleaning out distfiles and packages
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 04/23/2003 22:35:30
On Wed, Apr 23, 2003 at 01:20:55PM -0700, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> Is there any tool clean out old, no longer needed, distfiles?
> One way would be just look for duplicate filenames without the version
> part, and then remove old. But sometimes that may not work.
> Is there any tool to remove old packages?

lintpkgsrc, coming with pkgtools/pkglint.
"lintpkgsrc -o" detects old distfiles, and
"lintpkgsrc -p" detects old binary packages.

Of course, you can do both in one run.