Packaging directory in /mnt - how to do so?

"J├│hann B. Gu├░mundsson" johannbg at
Tue May 7 09:34:15 UTC 2013

On 05/07/2013 09:14 AM, Tomasz Torcz wrote:
> Hey list,
>    In the course of review of owfs (#927237) I was pointed that
> shipping directory in /mnt is prohibited. FHS seems to agree.
>    owfs is suite of program for accessing 1-wire network, which is
> simple hardware protocol.  One of the program is FUSE module,
> giving the access to network and devices on it through filesystem.
> The "/mnt/1wire" directory is widely used default - it's in the
> default config files and many scripts over the net uses it. I'd really
> like to retain this similarity eith other distributions in Fedora.
>    Is there any way out from this situation?

Yeah fix this and push it upstream so those doing it wrong start doing 
it right and follow FHS :)


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