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Re: Merging / and /usr (was: jessie release goals)

On Tue, May 07, 2013 at 04:56:04PM +0100, Roger Leigh wrote:
> That said, I'm not in support of moving things to /usr; it's completely
> backward.
> If we do this, I'd prefer to make /usr a symlink to / on new installs

I've always thought that myself, but it seems most folks who are pro
merge tend to propose going the other way. I've never understood why.
I suppose a logical end point for the argument of /usr → / is to one
day abolish /usr completely, which would be a far bigger job.

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