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Re: /usr/local again

On Wed, 16 Feb 2000, Dale Scheetz wrote:

> On Wed, 16 Feb 2000, Steve Robbins wrote:
> > Let's go back and look at the more fundamental question.  Why do Debian
> > packages create empty directories in /usr/local?  Answer: the Policy
> > allows them to.  
> And the reason Policy allows this is that the FHS allows this.

No, it does not.

The FHS allows that the following empty stubs may be created:


and that's it.  

Page 19 of /usr/share/doc/debian-policy/fhs/fhs.dvi.gz.


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