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Re: Resolutions to comments on LSB-FHS-TS_SPEC_V1.0

> I thought the purpose of this project (at least the FHS) is to create a standard
> of what the filesystem should look like, not necessarily what it currently looks
> like. Just because `Everyone is doing it' (tm) doesn't mean it's right.
> Personally, I want Linux to be clean and elegant in its implementation, so if
> that means breaking from convention and putting mail in /var/mail, so be it. I
> for one don't know the answer. Whatever the answer is should be the right one,
> not just the one people are doing.

If all the vendors think /var/mail is stupid then its perhaps time for the
FHS to ask "ok why.. is there a problem, did we make a bad choice, or did
we simply fail to explain the reasons /var/mail is good"

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