[PLUG] Fedora to put everything under /usr

Sankarshan Mukhopadhyay sankarshan.mukhopadhyay at gmail.com
Sat Jan 28 22:31:19 PST 2012


On Sat, Jan 28, 2012 at 9:10 AM, Mayuresh <mayuresh at acm.org> wrote:
> http://www.h-online.com/open/news/item/Fedora-relocates-operating-system-under-usr-1423644.html
>
> As a new comer to Unix you might have wondered about the "standard"
> directory structure and might have come to terms with it as "that is how
> it always is".
>
> For majority of the users the change will remain transparent, though it's
> still a change from an age old directory structure. Any views
> counter-views regarding pros and cons of this?

Do read <http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/TheCaseForTheUsrMerge>
along side.


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sankarshan mukhopadhyay
<http://sankarshan.randomink.org/blog/>



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