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Re: profile and /usr/local/bin in PATH

> In order to make this work as expected, I would like to put /usr/local/bin
> at the end of the path list. Can anyone suggest a compelling reason why I
> shouldn't do this? Is there any Debian "feature" that depends upon this
> path structure?

admins expect that software they install in local takes precedence over the
rest of the system which is why I suspect it is first in the path.  Old unix
tradition and all that.

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