Re: Path modification
Jon Eisenstein <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> I recently filed a bug report (80092) against the nmh package regarding
> the location of its program files. It installs files into /usr/bin/mh,
> which isn't in the path, making running the program difficult until the
> reason is found.
> A suggestion was made by the maintainer to file a report against
> base-files to add that to the default path
I thought the reason for putting mh commands into a separate directory
was to avoid gratitous namespace pollution for the majority that doesn't
use mh (given that mh uses a lot of commands with overly generic names).
If the mh bin directory is in the default path, what's the point?
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