[Distutils] Deleting build directory

Tarek Ziadé ziade.tarek at gmail.com
Sat Nov 14 10:42:47 CET 2009

On Sat, Nov 14, 2009 at 5:06 AM, Ben Finney <ben+python at benfinney.id.au> wrote:
> cool-RR <cool-rr at cool-rr.com> writes:
>> What I really want is never having to worry about the build directory
>> being around after doing any actions with `setup.py`. Do you have any
>> other suggestion?
> If you have determined that ‘setup.py install clean’ does what you want,
> then you can create a user-specific ‘setup.cfg’ with this section:
>    [aliases]
>    install = install clean

I was wondering if a pre/post install hook to the install command
could be useful.


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