Why do we remove Xorg packages after installation?

DJ Lucas dj at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 13 16:17:47 PDT 2009

Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Hi,
> The example shell script loop on
> http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/view/svn/x/xorg7.html
> does `rm -f $package' as its last command for each package in each Xorg
> section.  I'm just
> wondering why, having downloaded the package, we then suggest to delete
> it, such that if
> someone wants/needs to recompile it, we'd need to reinstall it again?
Leftover.  It shouldn't be there.  I don't do it in the wiki.  Will fix it
when I update xorg.

-- DJ Lucas

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