Install location for WM's

Larry Lawrence larry at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 8 14:08:30 PDT 2002


Mark Hymers wrote:


> The only problem I have with shoving them in /opt is that everytime you
> install a window manager you end up with a high level directory and also
> that most WMs don't have so many files that it's (IMO) worth having a
> seperate /opt/<WM> directory for them.
> 
> /usr is the catchall I suppose.
> 
> 
> Mark
> 

I committed it to /usr until we get a final decision. After asking, I 
started having a big problem with /opt for your stated reason above and 
probably another $path addition.

Larry


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