Subject: Re: why /bin and /sbin static
To: None <>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 03/18/2001 23:59:23
On Sun, Mar 18, 2001 at 01:21:13PM +0100, wrote:
> > Subject: Re: why /bin and /sbin static
> > 
> > On Sun, Mar 18, 2001 at 12:59:26PM +0100, wrote:
> > > i know but wouldn't be good to put libc and ld-elf in /lib and do links in
> > > /usr/lib/ to this two files?
> > 
> > No, please not. I've got too many problems on Linux or SunOS because of this:
> > not enouth static commands to recover when dynamic linking is f*cked up.
> ????
> it could be f*cked up only when this 2 files would be missing.

If you've never seen this happen, I can only guess that you have not
administered very many Unix machines, nor for very long.

Thor Lancelot Simon	                            
    And now he couldn't remember when this passion had flown, leaving him so
  foolish and bewildered and astray: can any man?
						   William Styron