Subject: Re: usefulnes of /usr/games??
To: segv <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Herb Peyerl <email@example.com>
Date: 09/12/2005 11:51:15
On 12-Sep-05, at 11:15 AM, segv wrote:
> Just out of interest, does anyone find /usr/games useful?
> Personally I can't
> imagine anyone who would want to use them on regular basis. Yeah, I
> know you
> can set a variable in mk.conf and the build system won't build any
> games, but
> if nobody uses them, what's the point of keeping them in the source
> tree in the
> first place?
/usr/games/factor is useful for generating disklabel partitions that
fall on cylinder boundaries... At least on old-fangled hardware.