Re: kde and files location
On Fri, 19 Sep 1997, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Wed, 17 Sep 1997 21:26:19 +0200 Andreas Jellinghaus
> (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> >i talked to the kde people. in their opinion kde should be installed in
> >/usr/local/kde, /opt/kde or so, in its own root directory and not
> >splited to fit into the normal /usr/X11R6 diretories. i can split it,
> >but it will be a lot of work. what do you think ?
> You should put it in /opt/kde. The draft for /opt is distributed with the
> policy package, so I suppose it's ok to use it.
(Maybe I should remove the draft from the policy package.) This is just a
draft and is _not_ current policy. According to the FHS draft, /opt will
be treated like /usr/local : "/opt is reserved for the installation of
add-on application software packages". This means: no Debian package may
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