[m-dev.] realclean in test_mercury

Fergus Henderson fjh at cs.mu.OZ.AU
Thu Nov 3 06:15:41 AEDT 2005

On 31-Oct-2005, Ian MacLarty <maclarty at cs.mu.OZ.AU> wrote:
> Does anyone know what the point of the realclean in the following block
> of commands from the test_mercury script is?

Originally it was done to clean up the directory from any previous run.
It predates the change in revision 1.157 of test_mercury which added
"rm -rf" at the start.  It's probably not needed anymore.

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