[FHS] helper scripts location

Lennart Poettering mzerqung at 0pointer.de
Tue Jun 14 08:56:20 UTC 2011

On Tue, 14.06.11 00:31, Kevin Kofler (kevin.kofler at chello.at) wrote:

> Lennart Poettering wrote:
> > What is the benefit of a separate libexecdir?
> The distinction between stuff which belongs into %{_libdir}, which is 
> different for 32-bit vs. 64-bit, vs. stuff which always goes to the same 
> place and where only one copy should be installed.

Well, but in which way is arch-dependent non-executable data any
different from private binaries? I see no reason why one should live in
libdir, and the other in libexecdir.


Lennart Poettering - Red Hat, Inc.

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