Commit ccf53738 authored by Francois-Rene Rideau's avatar Francois-Rene Rideau

Manual: clarify in require-system section

"Everything" is only ever but explicitly requested systems
and dependencies thereof.

Fixes https://bugs.launchpad.net/asdf/+bug/1532586
parent b885ff7a
......@@ -1000,8 +1000,10 @@ for which a previously installed version is deemed to be satisfactory;
and may load them as well.
But for code that you are actively developing, debugging, or otherwise modifying,
you should use @code{load-system}, so ASDF will pick on your modifications
and transitively re-build the modified files and everything that depends on them.
and transitively re-build the modified files and everything that depends on them
(that the requested @var{system} itself depends on ---
ASDF itself never builds anything unless
it's an explicitly requested system or the dependencies thereof).
@end defun
@defun make system @Arest{} keys @Akey{} @AallowOtherKeys{}
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