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Re: [perl #36252] [TODO] cleanup editor

Will Coleda
September 9, 2005 05:42
Re: [perl #36252] [TODO] cleanup editor
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I would agree. I don't expect "make" to touch anything outside of the  
local sandbox...

As for tying it to install/uninstall... I would lean towards not  
using those targets, or at least not running them when running the  
top level targets of the same name.

On Sep 8, 2005, at 11:20 PM, Josh Hoblitt via RT wrote:

>> [coke - Sat Jun 11 19:02:40 2005]:
>> It would appear that the editor/Makefile is not removed during a
>> realclean, nor is editor/ made clean when parrot is.
> Since the 'clean' target in editor/Makefile modifies files in $ 
> (HOME) do
> we really want to invoke that action when 'make clean' is run in the
> root sourcedir?
> Isn't using make 'all/clean' to modify files outside the builddir  
> wrong?
>  Shouldn't that action be wired to install/uninstall?
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