alternative to hardcoding system util paths
cosme.ddiaz at gmail.com
Thu Sep 16 23:07:31 UTC 2010
2010/9/17 Stephen Burke <steve.burke.56 at gmail.com>:
> I'm writing a python script and I'm using aptitude and update-grub in
> the script. Currently I just use the abolute path to the bins ie.
> /usr/bin/aptitude. Ultimately I'd like to package it and distribute
> it as a deb. What's the recommended way to get these paths so they
> will work on any user's machine? Are there any environment vars that
> I should use or a service of some kind?
> Any help or pointing in the right direction would be appreciated or if
> there is a better list to post this let me know.
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