Subject: Re: HEADS UP: migration to fully dynamic linked "base" system
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/27/2002 20:19:51
On Tue, 27 Aug 2002 11:01:57 -0700 (PDT)
Bill Studenmund <> wrote:

> On Tue, 27 Aug 2002, Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> > It's not like people didn't think about this stuff.
> Jason makes a point I think may have been missed by some of the folks
> uncomfortable with this change.
> Folks DID think about this. At first *I* didn't like it. However after
> hearing all of the thoughts on it, I concluded that making /bin and /sbin
> dynamic is the best way to do what we want (maintainable locale support,
> nsswitch modules, auth modules later on).

I second that.

At a first glance I didn't like it, too. But after reading all the pros and
cons of the thread, I like the change as it is the best way to go.


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Julio Merino <>