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authorJason Woodward2004-10-03 22:10:24 +0000
committerJason Woodward2004-10-03 22:10:24 +0000
commit82dc848eb75d3f0b219adf68c6f1f3ff4a0c4489 (patch)
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updated working of --autoclean in --help and po files
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@@ -165,10 +165,10 @@ List available packages.
List installed packages.
.TP
.B --clean
-Purge cached/downloaded packages from /var/slapt-get/.
+Purge cached/downloaded packages from WORKINGDIR (/var/slapt-get/ by default).
.TP
.B --autoclean
-Purge duplicate older versions of cached/downloaded packages from WORKINGDIR (/var/slapt-get/ by default).
+Like clean, autoclean clears out the local repository of retrieved package files. The difference is that it only removes package files that can no longer be downloaded, and are largely useless. This allows a cache to be maintained over a long period without it growing out of control.
.TP
.B --version
Print version and license info.