Re: Bug#312669: /sbin/ifconfig: Add ifconfig to user path
Bernd Eckenfels <email@example.com> writes:
> 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.
I think it doesn't go far enough.
mv sbin/* bin
ln -s bin sbin
...and the problem goes away forever.