Re: Bug#312669: /sbin/ifconfig: Add ifconfig to user path
Marco d'Itri wrote:
On Jun 10, Bernd Eckenfels <email@example.com> wrote:
The problem here is that ifconfig must be in sbin by FHS and by history
(would break too many scripts). So moving is not an option. I can however
put a symlink in /bin, however I am not sure how other DDs think about it,
as this will set a bad precedence.
Don't bother. This could be applied to most other programs in /sbin too...
Is that an argument?
And anyway ifconfig is deprecated, everybody should always use iproute
which *is* in /bin.
But it's not installed by default, is it?