Subject: Re: redundant "make clean" when bulk building
To: Juan RP <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 09/19/2005 10:00:24
>> But fixing issue 2[*] above makes clean-depends (and thus also
>> pkgtools/pkgclean) unnecessary, provided we keep the "make clean" in
>> the bulk-package target.  This will now clean the local package only,
>> so it will be fast enough that it is not worth spending time on
>> making it faster [**].

My guess is that that's due to depends no longer going recursively down 
all the way. Othe code affected (from my lossy mind) is the code 
calculating the pkg+depends size for "pkg_info -S", and probably some 

  - Hubert