Delete in /usr/pkgsrc/packages?

Justin Sherrill justin at
Thu Feb 28 05:40:44 PST 2013

I haven't tried it myself, but I think you can clean out
/usr/pkgsrc/packages without harm.

If this is a Hammer volume, a more aggressive history pruning setting may
also help.  (I'm assuming the disk is pretty small if 3.4G is going to make
a difference.)

On Thu, Feb 28, 2013 at 12:02 AM, Pierre Abbat <phma at> wrote:

> My first disk is 77% full. As I recently did pkg_rolling-replace, I looked
> for
> results of it that are taking up space. I have 3.4 GB of packages and 2.5
> GB
> of distfiles. I have distfiles in the list of directories to clean of
> files that
> aren't accessed in 30 days. Should I add /usr/pkgsrc/packages to the list?
> Pierre
> --
> lo ponse be lo mruli ku po'o cu ga'ezga roda lo ka dinko
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