re:Your netscape package
On Wed, 21 Feb 1996, brian (b.c.) white wrote:
> >is there a reason why your package installs netscape in /usr/bin? I think a
> >binary that reqiures X to run should be placed in /usr/X11/bin. Is there a
> >problem with this path?
> No reason at all. I didn't even think about the latter path. Can anybody
> think of any reason _not_ to put it in the X11 directory? If not, I'll
> move it with the next release.
Well, /usr/X11R6/bin to be more precise.
Is this just an 'installer' package for Netscape, or does it contain the
binary and associated files?
If you're installing the XKeysymDB that Netscape provides, please don't
overwrite the XKeysymDB in /usr/X11R6/lib/X11. Put it somewhere else
(maybe /usr/lib/netscape) and ensure that the XKEYSYMDB environment
variable points to this location whenever Netscape is run.
I haven't had a chance to look at your package, so I don't know whether
you're doing these things already. Just in case...