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Author: onefang
To: dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] Avoid the merge
On 2022-12-13 16:48:26, Alessandro Vesely via Dng wrote:
> On Tue 13/Dec/2022 14:54:24 +0100 Joril via Dng wrote:
> >
> > > Personally, I kind of like the idea of a separate /usr, even if it's
> > > only because of my own inertia 😉
> >
> > Sadly I fear that Devuan has too few people to fight on that hill too :/
> Does it need fighting?
> The move obviously has to leave symlinks behind, just to avoid bogging down
> an assorted number of systems. That ensures vast compatibility with those
> who don't move.
> Are those symlinks going to stay there forever? Or is there a plan to
> eventually remove them? In the second case, we can safely postpone this
> discussion until then, correct?

Using the symlinks pointing the "backwards" way works for me. I don't
think it needs fighting. Symlink them, move on, not worth the effort
bringing it up over and over.

A big old stinking pile of genius that no one wants
coz there are too many silver coated monkeys in the world.