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scvalex
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 11:41 am    Post subject: /usr/portage/distfiles - 1 Gb Reply with quote

I've noticed that /usr/portage/distfiles is about 1Gb.

Which of these files is it safe to remove? Can i remove ALL of the sources?
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 11:47 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

yes you can remove them all.
you'll just have to re-download them if you recompile.
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 11:56 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

That's ovious, but will portage crash next time i run emerge foo.
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 12:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

No, it won't crash. Moved from Portage & Programming to Duplicate Threads in favour of SA1: Running out of disk space.
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