On Wednesday, 12 August 2015 at 02:46:41 UTC, Ben Boeckel wrote:
On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 22:36:47 +0000, John Colvin via
Not true. AFAIK /usr/local is the only bit of /usr that *is*
available for third-parties.
Ah, mixed it up with this tidbit:
The /usr/local folder remains accessible, however; it's a
long-running convention in Unix and variants as a place to
material and software that individual users rely on. El
also remove files from those directories that don't belong
So it isn't safe over an upgrade, but is accessible.
El Capitan doesn't delete non-Apple-controlled stuff from
/usr/local/, but it will from e.g. /usr/bin/