cleaning a build (was Re: [SciPy-dev] Stupid question.)
prabhu at aero.iitm.ernet.in
Wed Feb 20 12:45:15 CST 2002
>>>>> "FP" == Fernando Pérez <fperez at pizero.colorado.edu> writes:
>> Hmm. Actually isnt it better to do:
>> cd <scipy_cvs_dir> ./setup.py clean ./setup.py build
>> instead of rm -rf on build? I'm not sure about this.
FP> Ah! I didn't know about the clean command. My knowledge of
FP> distutils is very spotty. Thanks for the tip, I'm sure your
FP> way is saner.
Well, actually clean currently does not remove everything inside
build/. Some of the pyf files wont go away. Only the temp.* dir is
cleaned. The lib.* and generated_pyfs remain. I dont know if this is
a bug or feature.
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