Re: intent to package TETware and VSX-PCTS from TOG
At 01:55 +0000 1999-01-12, Jules Bean wrote:
On Mon, 11 Jan 1999, Jean Pierre LeJacq wrote:
Why not /opt? Its established practice in UNIX and is part of the FHS
standard. All the other suggestions would not follow FHS.
Because /opt is to be left clear for third-party packages, not used by the
OS packagers (us!).
The word "third-party" does not appear in the FHS WRT /opt, it simply
says "add-on packages".
Joel Klecker (aka Espy) <URL:http://web.espy.org/>
Debian GNU/Linux PowerPC -- <URL:http://www.debian.org/ports/powerpc/>