Subject: Re: Removing /sys [was Re: proposed change to src/etc/Makefile]
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/19/2002 14:41:40
On Thu, 19 Dec 2002 14:24:22 +0100 (CET)
Jaromir Dolecek <> wrote:

> 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.

If everything inside /usr/local is removed, will we keep this directory
or will it go away too? (I do not mind the choice).

> I agree with both.
> I think we should also ditch /altroot & /stand 

I agree with the three changes.

Julio Merino ( <>