Re: firefox-37, where to put
On Fri, Apr 03, 2015 at 01:28:56PM +0100, Brian wrote:
> On Thu 02 Apr 2015 at 20:37:18 -0400, Gene Heskett wrote:
> > On Thursday 02 April 2015 19:20:50 Lisi Reisz wrote:
> > > On Thursday 02 April 2015 22:35:29 Gene Heskett wrote:
> > > > /home is just a directory on / here since the broken
> > > > installer will not do it any other way.
> > >
> > > I know that it has been said before, but there may be people new to
> > > the list reading this. I used the same "broken" installer, and my
> > > /home is separate from /.
> > >
> > > Lisi
> > I appreciate that you have done that Lisi, but this hybrid.iso from
> > linuxcnc.org, downloadable from a link right one on the front page, and
> > using the wheezy repos for updates, simply cannot be beaten into
> > submission to do that.
> It needs to be spoken to softly and caressed into submission. No one
> doubts your experience but everyone wonders how you have managed to turn
> a happy and co-operative installer into a martinet.
I vaguely recall fighting with the partitioning stage at one point in
the past but I think the 7.7 netinst I tried recently was much improved.
There might be one particular step which is tripping Gene up, and once
the "oh! duh! <slaps forehead>" moment passes, he'll be right.
Is there a local Linux User Group in your area? You could mention this,
and I bet there would be someone who would be keen to see what the
trouble is, i.e. sort it out in a hand holding manner or confirm that
there is some peculiarity with what you are trying to achieve.
"If you're not careful, the newspapers will have you hating the people
who are being oppressed, and loving the people who are doing the
oppressing." --- Malcolm X