Re: Arch-dependent files in /usr/share
Josh Triplett <email@example.com> writes:
> Russ Allbery wrote:
>> I think it's worth considering whether we should just dump the Lintian
>> checks for arch-independent files in /usr/lib, and make a corresponding
>> change to Policy that says that packages are free to put
>> arch-independent files there.
> See bug 741304; that change occurred in Policy 22.214.171.124, and lintian
> should change to match.
Not quite. That still requires moving whole directories to /usr/lib (at
normal severity level). I'm saying that we should consider waiving this
section of the FHS completely and letting packagers use /usr/lib for
Russ Allbery (firstname.lastname@example.org) <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>