[lfs-dev] /opt

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Mar 29 13:20:36 PDT 2013


Roger Koehler wrote:
> Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs <at> gmail.com> writes:
>> Personally, I'd just put python in /usr and let it go at that.  Putting
>> Xorg in /opt is not difficult to do.
>
> I gave in to the temptation to just copy the library to /usr/lib.
>
> Ideally, I would like to consider LFS my 'default installation', and install all
> additional software under /opt in a totally separate partition, and then just
> ping pong between two LFS partitions as new versions of the book are released.

That would be interesting.  I suspect if might be a bit tricky though 
because there are a lot of packages that hard code paths.

   -- Bruce




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