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Old 05-06-2002, 07:31 AM   #1
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Two Questions

I just installed the new version of gcc with ./configure;make;(su)make install. But then I accidently ran make clean, what should I do to fix whatever I did :\

Also, what is the command to let me see how much free space I have left on my harddrive?

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Old 05-06-2002, 08:06 AM   #2
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Make clean just removes some of the files created by ./configure and make in the source directory. It will have no effect on the install. If you want to recompile a program with other options for ./configure you can do "make distclean" in the source directory to return it to the state it was in when you first extracted it.
Old 05-06-2002, 08:37 AM   #3
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to find out the free space use command du
Old 05-06-2002, 08:45 AM   #4
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No, du tells you how much space a directory is using. To find free space try

or if you want it in sensible units

df -h
That's disk filesystem

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df = disk filesystem
-h (switch) human readable


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