Subject: Re: patch to allow /etc/ configure directories for ELF
To: Chris G. Demetriou <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/12/1999 15:02:38
On 11 Mar 1999, Chris G. Demetriou wrote:
> Please move your /usr/pkg directory to a different directory, add the
> right paths in, and give me write access to /usr/pkg.  i'll
> show you why it's a bad idea to mix the two.  8-)

Give me write access to your /bin and i'll show you that having a $PATH
(with /bin assumed before something else) is a bad idea and that we should
hardcode paths in /bin/sh. :)

 - Hubert

Hubert Feyrer <>