"Reclaiming disk space" documentation/guide missing

Andreas Kotes count-macports at flatline.de
Mon May 25 10:35:57 PDT 2009


* Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at macports.org> [20090525 19:26]:
> I would rather use up a little more of the user's somewhat cheap disk  
> space and make them type one additional command to reclaim it, and give 
> the user this easy way to undo an upgrade, than make the user go through 
> a whole set of steps to do so. If the user wants to knowingly take that 
> risk, he can use the -u switch when upgrading.

Thanks for the explanation, makes total sense - I rest my case ;)


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