On Wed, Feb 26, 2020 at 12:52:09PM -0700, ghe wrote:
> On Wednesday, February 26, 2020 9:10 AM, David Wright
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > You may be running a system where even /bin and /sbin have ceased
> > to exist as directories, and are merely symlinks to /usr/bin and
> > /usr/sbin. Evolution? Tidying up? …
> No. In Buster, /usr/(s)bin are still dirs on all the Linux computers
> around here (2 AMD64 Busters and a Raspbian Buster):
> root@sbox:~# ls -lh /usr | egrep bin
> drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 60K Feb 24 16:48 bin
> drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 20K Feb 24 16:46 sbin
You misunderstood. David is saying that /bin may be a symlink, instead
of a directory. He said nothing about /usr/bin changing.
ls -ld /bin /sbin /lib
For more details, see <https://wiki.debian.org/UsrMerge>.
- From: ghe <email@example.com>