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maximus
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/opt

Post by maximus » 9. Sep 2009, 15:16

Do we have to worry about /opt in packaging for Salix? Is it best to avoid /opt if possible?

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gapan
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Re: /opt

Post by gapan » 9. Sep 2009, 15:24

Yes. /opt should not be used for packaging.
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Re: /opt

Post by JRD » 10. Sep 2009, 09:04

I agree. /opt must only be used for third party software that doesn't use any package management system => proprietary binary softwares, like oracle & co :)
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