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Re: Proposal: /etc /usr/etc /usr/local/etc

On Wed, 2 Jul 1997, Pawel Wiecek wrote:

> On Jul 1,  7:59pm, Vadim Vygonets wrote:
> > may I ask?  What's the difference?  For decades we have config files
> > in /usr on other Unices.
> And binaries in /etc...
> 'Twasn't a good argument, you know...

I'm talking about modern Unices.  Like BSDI (based on 4.4BSDlite).
There are no executables in /etc, but many config files in /usr, and
nobody ever wants to change them.


Vadim Vygonets * vadik@cs.huji.ac.il * vadik@debian.org * Unix admin
The fish doesn't think, because the fish knows...  everything.
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