Re: Policy for default mount points?
On Wed, Jul 28, 1999 at 04:05:28PM +0200, Goswin Brederlow wrote:
> I would opt for /mnt/psion. The psion will be only mounted temporary,
> since its intended to be carried around, isn't it.
>From FHS 3.0
3.7 /mnt : Mount point for temporarily mounted filesystems
This directory is provided so that the system administrator may
temporarily mount filesystems as needed. The content of this directory
is a local issue and should not affect the manner in which any program
We recommend against the use of this directory by installation programs,
and suggest that a suitable temporary directory not in use by the system
should be used instead.
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