what directory to untar snapshot into?

Earnie Boyd earnie_boyd@yahoo.com
Tue Nov 30 23:39:00 GMT 1999

--- James Ganong <jeg@bigseal.ucsc.edu> wrote:
> i am curious about a couple of things:
> are the snapshots relative to v1 or b20.1 or what?

I'm assuming you're talking about directory structure here.  The last I looked
it was more relative to b20.1.  Although, the version number from uname -a will
show b21.

> what directory should you be in when you untar them?
> i am guessing the answer is /usr, and then fix you PATH
> to list /usr/bin before /bin.

Extract the modules in a /depot directory and move the pieces.

> i am trying to install opendx, and i have the impression that the
> most stable way to do this is with B20.1 and the october 10 snapshot
> (i remember reading this somewhere..)

Don't know.

> thanks

You're welcome.

> --james ganong

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