Subject: Re: make update takes too much disk space?
To: Ronald van der Pol <>
From: Roland Illig <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/06/2004 20:58:42
Ronald van der Pol wrote:
> I am having huge difficulties with updating glib2. I use 'make update'.
> This causes many, many packages to rebuild. It looks like first they
> are build and installed, and only as a final step all packages are
> cleaned. Why is the 'make clean' not done just after an install? It
> will save a lot of disk space.

you can try this:

bmake update UPDATE_TARGET="install clean"