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Re: Debian conflicts with FHS on /usr/include/{linux,asm}

Theodore Y. Ts'o <tytso@MIT.EDU> wrote:
> But only one kernel can be the one which boots by default --- for
> example, if you just type "return" at the LILO prompt.    
> It is also not naive-user-friendly to require the user to type a kernel
> name each time the computer boots!
> So which ever kernel boots by default when you power-on the machine and
> don't type anything special to select a specific kernel should be the
> one which /usr/src/linux points at.  Is that really unreasonable?

Without some [probably fragile] solution for keeping /usr/src/linux in
sync with the running kernel this isn't reasonable because you can't
rely on it.

It's reasonable to have this as the suggested configuration, but saying
that the system becomes non-FHS because (for example) you're compiling
a new kernel is silly.


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