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Re: OpenPackages comments

On Sunday, September 10, 2000, at 01:26 AM, Will Andrews wrote:

> Second, the location where FreeBSD installs things is really lousy. 
> /usr/ports (per the above paragraph) is not a great idea; I'd prefer 
> /usr/pkg or /usr/pkgsrc per NetBSD.  And /usr/opt or /usr/pkg for 
> installing things. 

  Out of curiosity, why isn't /usr/local used for ports?  I use /usr
for base system hooey and /usr/local for ports.


Wilfredo Sánchez, wsanchez@apple.com
Open Source Engineering Lead
Apple Computer, Inc., Core Operating System Group
1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino, CA 94086, 408.974-5174

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