Subject: Re: /usr/share NOT?
To: Nathan J Williams <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 04/23/1996 01:09:33
[ On Mon, April 22, 1996 at 12:51:13 (-0400), Nathan J. Williams wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: /usr/share NOT?
> Really? Which byte-order-dependant file does vi depend on? vi
> on the sun3 works just fine with the i386 /usr/share.
Are *.db files (hash files) byte-order independent?
Also, it is mandatory that /usr/share (and sometimes /usr too) be
mounted read-only, esp. when shared with NFS. Does this cause any
problems with the likes of vi, etc.?
Greg A. Woods
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