The Gentoo's /usr/portage/distfiles grows
and grows without limit. distcleaner is a program that implement
differents policies to clean that directory.
It has been written using python, and requires that
gentoolkit is installed. It was tested againts gentoolkit-0.2.0 and
You can browse the code's documentation.
Fri Dec 31 17:00:25 ART 2004
Fix the DistfilesCleanerNonInstalled strategy. The new portage system
(2.0.51-r3) provides a new way to get SRC_URI files. The old way to get that
information is still there, but is broken!. That broke the stratagy. It
wanted to erase all the files.
The problem was noticed by Daniel Schregenberger
You can use the subversion repository: https://svn.leak.com.ar/distcleaner/trunk/.
The user is anon, and it hasn't got a password.