Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/games/moduli
To: Jaromir Dolecek <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 01/23/2006 09:54:53
Jaromir Dolecek wrote:

> (moved thread about adding src/games/moduli/qsieve and
> src/games/qsafe/ from source-changes@ to tech-userlevel@)
> On Sun, Jan 22, 2006 at 02:10:59AM -0500, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> >
> > matthew green <> writes:
> > > i think they should go in /usr/bin...  because they are used to
> > > generate a part of netbsd.  we don't typically put tools needed
> > > to update a component of src in pkgsrc.
> >
> > I'd say /usr/sbin, but I think we're in general agreement.
> Okay - if it needs to be in base, I agree /usr/sbin is better
> then /usr/bin.

Reading hier(7):

     /usr/      contains the majority of the system utilities and files
                bin/      common utilities, programming tools, and applica-
                sbin/     system daemons and system utilities (normally exe-
                                          cuted by the super-user)

/usr/bin would seem to me like the "most correct" place.  I almost
wonder if we should have a "make-moduli" wrapper script and put these
two programs in /usr/libexec ...

Simon Burge                            <>
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