setup, default mounts
Fri Jun 9 12:22:00 GMT 2000
On Fri, Jun 09, 2000 at 02:13:23PM -0500, Parker, Ron wrote:
>> The setup in the release dir allways mount /lib and /bin to
>> /usr/lib/ and
>> /usr/bin. Is there a special reason for it ?
>The best explaination of this is the thread where the developers originally
>discussed doing this,
>. The message that started the whole discussion is
> http://sourceware.cygnus.com/ml/cygwin-developers/2000-02/msg00132.html .
The only variation from this discussion is that I changed the installer so
that /usr/bin was mounted as /bin. That means that /bin is the actual
directory and /usr/bin is an alias for /bin.
I did this because I figured that more people had stuff in their /bin and
might already have a PATH pointing there.
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