Thanks for the links! I'll be sure to check them out and see what kind
of setup we can/should push for. Hopefully there's details about
conflict resolution too.
Begin forwarded message:
> From: Balbir Thomas <thomas.1037@...>
> Date: March 16, 2005 4:36:53 PM EST
> Subject: Re: [Brlcad-devel] Re: brlcad debian packages: namespace and
> directory issues
> I will read your email and make a detailed response later (busy
> right now). But here are links you may want to check out
> (See Section 9.1 which refers you to the file system hierarchy
> standard FHS)
> link for FHS is
> FHS clearly states
> "No large software packages should use a direct subdirectory under the
> /usr hierarchy" .
> An exception is made for the X11 system though.
> I need to check how FHS relates to LSB. If I suspect it may be a
> part of LSB.
> PS: I had to reply to you since my (home) IP is dynamic and
> sourceforge will
> block it. Could you kindly forward this to the list.
> b thomas