[lsb-discuss] Installation directories
dshirzad at real.com
Sat Dec 16 13:28:11 PST 2006
Thanks Mats -
Just a quick clarification and I'll ask any further filesystem
questions on the FHS mailing list.
At 6:44 AM -0800 12/16/06, Wichmann, Mats D wrote:
> >3) Are we allowed to create links from the binary in any of these
>>directories back to the standard path directories? It seemed that
>>Section 4 of the lsb book said no.
>No. The concept is to stay completely out of the "distro namespace",
>and there's not a lot of difference between installing a binary
>into /usr/bin and putting a symlink there.
What is the LSB suggestion for a command line user-installed package
to get into the executable path?
>the FHS has its own list, freestandards-fhs-discuss at sourceforge.net.
More information about the lsb-discuss