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Re: make install clean dependencies

Joerg Sonnenberger <> writes:

> On Thu, Jul 25, 2019 at 12:31:10PM -0400, Greg Troxel wrote:
>> Perhaps, or perhaps pkg_add should have a "tell me if this is available"
>> which is unprived.
> ...which has been around for a decade, give or take a month.

I amend my remark to "perhaps bin-install should use it" :-)

>> Certainly we could add a package-install-clean target, and people could
>> set DEPENDS_TARGET to that.   There's no particular reason though why
>> bin-install and package-install should be different about cleaning.
> You can set "DEPENDS_TARGET=install clean" already.

In that case, it seems bin-install should not clean, and people who want
taht can set DEPENDS_TARGET to "bin-install clean", even if that's the
99% view, because there's no way to unclean.

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