.info files and the 'dir' file

Sukucorp Sukucorp sukucorp at gmail.com
Fri Apr 11 13:53:00 PDT 2008


On Fri, Apr 11, 2008 at 3:40 PM, Hans-Joachim Widmaier
<hjwidmaier at web.de> wrote:
>  Since the 'dir' file can be rebuilt anytime without any problem, my
>  installation script simply deletes it in DESTDIR (if it exists) and
>  rebuilds it after relocation if there were .info files in DESTDIR.
>  Same on deinstallation: If .info files got deleted, just rebuild 'dir'.
>  Not that I ever used info---I detest it just like TheOldFellow.
>

My scripts also do the same thing.


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