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Re: Change default PATH for Jessie / wheezy+1


On 08.08.2012 10:32, Holger Levsen wrote:
> On Mittwoch, 8. August 2012, Michael Stummvoll wrote:
>> what exactly is the actually reason that a default normal user has ip in
>> his PATH but not ifconfig (also route)? 
> hysteric raisins.

historic, rather. ifconfig and route were around already when everyone
insisted on the separation of /bin and /sbin. /bin/ip is slightly newer
and supposed to replace ifconfig/route some day entirely.

I don't think we have concrete plans to get rid of net-tools in a
foreseeable future though.

with kind regards,
Arno Töll
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