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Re: KDE team doesn't like Debian dist.?



On Sun, Nov 23, 1997 at 11:58:51PM +0100, Martin Schulze wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 23, 1997 at 04:49:21PM -0600, Paul Serice wrote:
> > I've just finished installing the right honorable Debian version of  
> > KDE.  I'm impressed with how well it works and how well it is
> > packaged.  
> > 
> > The README.debian file says the KDE team is not too happy with the   
> > packaging.  I'm wondering why.
> 
> Maybe simple.  They prefer the /opt way.  But as it's a piece of
> software which can be fully integrated in the usual tree a set of
> /usr/bin /usr/lib, /var/lib/ &c should be used.

If we put everything the size of KDE into /opt, we could just
about delete /usr now!


Hamish
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