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    SubjectRe: make distclean and make dep??
    On Thu, 14 Nov 2002, Sam Ravnborg wrote:

    > On Thu, Nov 14, 2002 at 09:35:53AM -0600, Kai Germaschewski wrote:
    > > I think there's good reasons for both distclean and mrproper, distclean is
    > > the standard target which most projects use, and mrproper is the
    > > traditional Linux kernel target. So I would vote for keeping them both
    > > (and share a common help entry).
    > >
    > > What I don't see is why we would need different semantics, though,
    > > anybody?
    > How about the following:
    > clean Delete all intermidiate files, including symlinks and modversions
    > mrproper clean + deletes .config and .config.old
    > distclean mrproper + all editor backup, patch backup files

    Looks sensible to me.


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