ASKSAGE: Sage Q&A Forum - RSS feedhttps://ask.sagemath.org/questions/Q&A Forum for SageenCopyright Sage, 2010. Some rights reserved under creative commons license.Thu, 25 May 2017 03:37:55 +0200How can I purge unneeded files after compilation?https://ask.sagemath.org/question/37622/how-can-i-purge-unneeded-files-after-compilation/After compiling sage-7.6 from source, I get a folder of size 8.6 GB. I'd like to keep just the files necessary to run sage, but there is no "make clean". How can I purge unneeded files?
On a related note, the readme.md file contains instructions for sage --bdist, which appears to have been removed for quite some time. Who might I ask to have that text removed? Fri, 19 May 2017 02:01:54 +0200https://ask.sagemath.org/question/37622/how-can-i-purge-unneeded-files-after-compilation/Comment by John Palmieri for <p>After compiling sage-7.6 from source, I get a folder of size 8.6 GB. I'd like to keep just the files necessary to run sage, but there is no "make clean". How can I purge unneeded files?</p>
<p>On a related note, the readme.md file contains instructions for sage --bdist, which appears to have been removed for quite some time. Who might I ask to have that text removed? </p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/37622/how-can-i-purge-unneeded-files-after-compilation/?comment=37634#post-id-37634See https://trac.sagemath.org/ticket/23034 for the "sage --bdist" issue.Fri, 19 May 2017 16:58:56 +0200https://ask.sagemath.org/question/37622/how-can-i-purge-unneeded-files-after-compilation/?comment=37634#post-id-37634Answer by John Palmieri for <p>After compiling sage-7.6 from source, I get a folder of size 8.6 GB. I'd like to keep just the files necessary to run sage, but there is no "make clean". How can I purge unneeded files?</p>
<p>On a related note, the readme.md file contains instructions for sage --bdist, which appears to have been removed for quite some time. Who might I ask to have that text removed? </p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/37622/how-can-i-purge-unneeded-files-after-compilation/?answer=37633#post-id-37633You could try "make micro_release" to eliminate some unneeded files.Fri, 19 May 2017 16:55:19 +0200https://ask.sagemath.org/question/37622/how-can-i-purge-unneeded-files-after-compilation/?answer=37633#post-id-37633Comment by millermj for <p>You could try "make micro_release" to eliminate some unneeded files.</p>
https://ask.sagemath.org/question/37622/how-can-i-purge-unneeded-files-after-compilation/?comment=37689#post-id-37689That works - thanks!Thu, 25 May 2017 03:37:55 +0200https://ask.sagemath.org/question/37622/how-can-i-purge-unneeded-files-after-compilation/?comment=37689#post-id-37689