Subject: Re: python24-2.4.4 needs privileges to "make clean"
To: Adrian Portelli <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/09/2007 15:51:18
> We could add something like a NEED_PRIV_CLEAN directive to the Makefile
> and when this is set require that the 'clean' target be done as the
> superuser.  Just a thought.

I think another idea is to clean those problem files at the 
end of the post-install: step. (I think that has been done before but 
didn't check again.)

  Jeremy C. Reed