Packaging directory in /mnt - how to do so?

Tomasz Torcz tomek at
Wed May 8 07:32:38 UTC 2013

On Tue, May 07, 2013 at 09:34:15AM +0000, "J├│hann B. Gu├░mundsson" wrote:
> 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 :)

  What would be proper path for such kind of filesystem?

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