Default vfat file permissions - why executable?
m at funkyhat.org
Wed Oct 7 21:56:14 UTC 2009
2009/10/7 Ethan Baldridge <ethan at superiordocumentservices.com>:
> But those still put an executable or a symlink into one of /usr/local/bin || /opt/bin || /usr/local/games (or /usr/bin, even though they shouldn't) when installed system-wide. When installed for a single user the binary goes into his $HOME/bin (which I don't think is in the default $PATH on install, but I would argue that it probably should be, at least for uid>=1000).
I agree with this in its entirety apart from using ~/bin for user's executables. I think ~/.local/bin makes more sense and is neater. I suppose this is a matter of taste though.
m at funkyHat.org
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Size: 908 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
More information about the Ubuntu-devel-discuss