[pacman-dev] [PATCH] makepkg: Place packages symlinks in build dir when DESTDIR is used

Eric Bélanger snowmaniscool at gmail.com
Tue Nov 3 17:45:24 EST 2009

On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 8:55 AM, Eric Bélanger <snowmaniscool at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 3:13 AM, Ray Rashif <schivmeister at gmail.com> wrote:
>> 2009/11/3 Eric Bélanger <snowmaniscool at gmail.com>
>> This is really convenient, but would it not be good if the symlink(s) are
>> removed upon --clean?
> Sure, that can be easily done.

I'm not sure if removing the symlinks if --clean is used is a good
idea after all.  After a successful build, you would probably want to
have the package's symlink to be still there so you can test/install
the package.

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