In <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, Thanos Tsouanas <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> typed:
> Hello everyone..
> Anyone knows why those two dirs ( /dist and /modules.old ) exist?
/modules.old is created as part of the kernel installation process as
a place to back up your old modules so you can recover from a failed
/dist is probably (<- means I'm not sure) leftover from the
installation process. It may be used by /stand/sysinstall to mount
things if you run that.
> Is it safe enuff to rm 'em both?
/modules.old will be recreated as needed. /dist may not, but should
only cause problems with sysinstall not being able to mount a
distribution. If you never use sysinstall, it won't be a problem.
Mike Meyer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> http://www.mired.org/consulting.html
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