Subject: Re: bind/named and nslookup
To: Greg A. Woods <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 02/21/1999 21:16:28
On Fri, 19 Feb 1999, Greg A. Woods wrote:

: In the end it's host, ping, and traceroute, that I end up always typing
: full pathnames for almost all of the time (I refuse on principle to put
: /sbin and /usr/sbin in my PATH),

Then don't be a system administrator.  `Duh?'

I wouldn't much object to the BIND stuff moving to /usr/bin unless the ISC
distribution puts them in .../sbin (for consistency), but ping and
traceroute are very obviously administration tools.  Just put the sbin's in
your $PATH, for Deus' sake.

-- Todd Vierling (Personal; Bus.