make clean (really!)

Adam Lackorzynski adam at
Sun Oct 4 23:24:07 CEST 2015

On Sun Oct 04, 2015 at 19:35:44 +0200, ba_f wrote:
> i try to build the newest snapshot while still having an old one on the
> disk.

I.e. you use the same build directory?
> Unfortunately, 'make setup' crashes when looking for Cross Tools.

How does it crash, what gets wrong? The output would be helpful for me.

> Anyway, i don't think it has something to do with the new snapshot, but some
> hidden setup files storing my old config.
> Because, when i rename my old snapshot and then try to rebuild it, it
> crashes as well.

Tried 'make oldconfig'?

> So, how do i make the setup really clean?
> 'make clean' seems not enough, since it still knows some old configs.
> Where are those hidden files, and how to remove them?

For a really fresh start, just delete the build directory and create a
new one (or just delete everything therein, except the Makefile).

Adam                 adam at

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