Subject: Re: Removing /sys [was Re: proposed change to src/etc/Makefile]
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/19/2002 14:24:22
Luke Mewburn wrote:
> That said, we should remove the /sys -> /usr/src/sys symlink.
> It's not required by anything.  If a developer (or user) likes
> the convenience of it, they can easily create it on their own system.
> On a related note, I don't think we need entries for /usr/local/*
> in etc/mtree/NetBSD.dist; if "/usr/local" is a local hierarchy that
> NetBSD doesn't modify, I don't see the justification for "make build"
> touching it.

I agree with both.

I think we should also ditch /altroot & /stand 

Jaromir Dolecek <>  
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