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Re: possible mass-filing of bugs: many shared library packages contain binaries in usr/bin

> The question is: is the /etc and /var distinction useful?  Yes. 

Glad everyone agrees on that ;-)

> And, is the /lib and /libexec distinction useful?  Yes.

Why? The /etc and /var distinction is usefull because administrators
know that the files in /etc are theirs and theirs alone to edit to
change the behavior of the system.

/var is not to be edited. Much of it isn't even text. There is a
significant difference, and one that is important for running the

Why is the distinction between /lib and /libexec important?

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