On Mon, Apr 17, 2006 at 12:49:17PM +0200, Jerry Westrick wrote: > On Monday 17 April 2006 12:08, Jens Vagelpohl wrote: > > > > I think you misunderstand what I am saying. I did not tell you to > > *replace* the system Python. By default, the Python source package > > installs into /usr/local. > > > > jens > > > > First off, let me state: > 1) I Thank everybody who has worked so had on make this excellent zope > product. And all the people who have expended their free time to help me! > > 2) I'm not trying to argue anybody into my work for me, but am trying to > understand the problems and concepts as they affect my systems. > > Having said that.... > > Jens, I thought that the linus file standard (what ever its called) was to > use "/usr" when a user installs product and to "/opt" when it is a "Distro" > product, in other words the place where a product is installed should not be > hard coded.
/usr/local is a perfectly fine place to put non-system software. http://www.pathname.com/fhs/pub/fhs-2.3.html#USRLOCALLOCALHIERARCHY -- Paul Winkler http://www.slinkp.com _______________________________________________ Zope maillist - Zope@zope.org http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope ** No cross posts or HTML encoding! ** (Related lists - http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-announce http://mail.zope.org/mailman/listinfo/zope-dev )