Re: Eclipse: /usr/share or /usr/lib?
On Wed, May 14, 2003 at 01:13:42AM +0200, Jan Schulz wrote:
> My current thinking is, that I will change the base directory from
> /usr/lib/eclipse to /usr/share/eclipse, but will put all 'arch
> dependet' code (about 10 files from various places) directly into
> /usr/lib/eclipse and then set symlinks to the 'expected' places in
> /usr/share/eclipse subdirs.
That sounds fine. It would be even better if eclipse would look in FHSish
locations for these things, but symlinks are OK.
> This will mean, that the 'starter' of eclipse (native, mostly sorts
> out parameter and then passes them on to java) is in
> /usr/lib/eclipse, but would be unusable (IMO), when used from there
> and not via the /usr/share/eclipse symlink.
Does this imply that the wrapper behaves differently depending on the
directory in which it resides? Yuck.