Re: support for merged /usr in Debian
On Fri, 8 Jan 2016 17:54:49 +0000, Jonathan McDowell
>You're not communicating clearly and this is indeed causing problems in
>this thread. You said "all my clients run unstable", not "all my client
>machines run unstable". You've also later said "I've not installed any
>new Debian systems at any client site". It is not unreasonable that the
>casual reader will assume you are using the term to mean a 3rd party who
>you are managing system for.
You're right to blame for only speaking english for 30 years of my
life and living in a country where TV programs are dubbed. I am also
deeply worried about the Operating System I still care about after 15
years and which works so hard to feel not like a home any more.
>To attempt to add some signal to my noise, the gist of this thread seems
>to be that Marco wants to make it easy for those who wish to have a
>merged /usr to do so, and is not planning to force this upon anyone.
I would believe that if it were somebody else.
>far as I can tell what he wants to happen is a) files in / and /usr
>locations not to conflict and b) policy to state that this should be the
If that is really the gist of those editorial changes, then this is
actually a misunderstanding. Maybe UsrMerge is even a misnomer.
 pun intended
-------------------------------------- !! No courtesy copies, please !! -----
Marc Haber | " Questions are the | Mailadresse im Header
Mannheim, Germany | Beginning of Wisdom " | http://www.zugschlus.de/
Nordisch by Nature | Lt. Worf, TNG "Rightful Heir" | Fon: *49 621 72739834