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Date:      Mon, 11 Jan 1999 17:13:35 -0800
From:      Matthew Hunt <>
To:        Eric Hodel <>
Cc:, FreeBSD-questions <FreeBSD-questions@FreeBSD.ORG>
Subject:   Re: Ports & stuff
Message-ID:  <>
In-Reply-To: <>; from Eric Hodel on Mon, Jan 11, 1999 at 12:54:46PM -0800
References:  <000001be3d95$95066bc0$fdfea8c0@maindev> <>

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On Mon, Jan 11, 1999 at 12:54:46PM -0800, Eric Hodel wrote:

> Do a make clean in each directory to remove the extra files, then check
> /usr/ports/distfiles for the extra files.

Note that "make distclean" combines a "make clean" with the removal of
the distfiles (in /usr/ports/distfiles).

(On the other hand, of you *just* want to nuke the distfiles, just do
it with "rm", because "make clean" takes forever.)

Matthew Hunt <> * Stay close to the Vorlon. for PGP public key 0x67203349.

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