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Re: where do NEW packages go?

On Sun, May 19, 2002 at 06:47:55PM -0700, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> Jeroen Dekkers <jeroen@dekkers.cx> writes:
> > The problem is that we need to agree on the directories used in the
> > Debian packages for GNU/Linux, GNU/Hurd and BSD. Having /libexec in
> > the GNU specific annex doesn't help us here.
> Let's keep that a separate battle, ok?

If we put the init scripts in /libexec it somehow has to be compatible
too. And it would be nice to have a Debian system which looks the same
everywhere as much as possible.

> It's hard enough to improve the Debian support for the Hurd.  And, let
> me hasten to add, the vast majority of Debian developers are
> cooperative, helpful, and often their suggestions are real
> improvements.  

I agree, if I ever said otherwise it was by accident.

Jeroen Dekkers
Jabber ID: jdekkers@jabber.org  IRC ID: jeroen@openprojects
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