coreutils release anytime soon?

Jack Brown jbrown at
Wed Jan 15 19:04:20 PST 2003

On Wed, 15 Jan 2003 17:28:32 -0600, Jack Brown wrote:
> what would be nice is if more packages would offer a --with-root-prefix=
> like e2fsprogs does so that things like the bin directory could be split
> between / and /usr based on the FHS.
> Jack
Incidentaly one of the nicer things I noticed about e2fsprogs'
--with-root-prefix is that it does the "right thing" with respect to
shared libraries. that is to say it places the actual shared libraries
under "root-prefix" but places the *.so symlinks under "prefix".

Jack Brown
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