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From:
John Peacock
Date:
September 21, 2014 08:56
Subject:
Re: distclean broken on Win32
Message ID:
541E92B3.5060208@havurah-software.org
On 09/20/2014 02:14 PM, Karen Etheridge wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 20, 2014 at 08:45:05AM -0400, John Peacock wrote:
>> I don't know why we don't just make
>> "distclean" an alias for the git command and be done with it. :(
>
> You can't assume that everyone is working within a git repository.
>

You can also test to see whether you _are_ inside a git clone and then 
DTRT instead of leaving debris behind.  It would be great if someone 
actually fixed the Makefile dependencies, but as I said, I complained 
about this years ago and got the suggestion to use git.

John

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