[pacman-dev] inside PKGBUILD customizable makepkg PURGE_TARGETS
dpmcgee at gmail.com
Wed Dec 2 19:39:29 EST 2009
On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 3:48 PM, Allan McRae <allan at archlinux.org> wrote:
> Ciprian Dorin, Craciun wrote:
>> Hello all!
>> Again I have a proposal to enhance makepkg PURGE_TARGETS handling.
>> I think that enabling customizing PURGE_TARGETS inside PKGBUILD
>> would be a benefit in the following context:
> Without checking, I would have thought that exporting "PURGE_TRAGETS=..."
> within a package function would just work. I guess the old value would not
> be restored afterwards though.
This seems like complete overkill for makepkg to support. I'm -1 on this.
If upstream builds can't get their act together and provide individual
make commands, file a issue upstream. If that doesn't work, then
PURGE_TARGETS is really no more than a
for file in glob_exp; do
rm -f file
which is really just a one-liner in a PKGBUILD anyway. Why complicate
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