[Fwd: Samba 2.0.7 and FHS conventions]

Tim Potter tpot at linuxcare.com.au
Thu Jan 25 17:48:08 GMT 2001

David Lee writes:

> > How about a --with-linux-fhs configure option that just sets
> > appropriate values for all the other configuration parameters?
> Careful with that "linux"-ism.  From an initial reading of the FHS
> document, it is of far wider benefit than merely Linux.  For example it

Up till now I was mistakenly assuming the RHS was linux only.
Now I am no longer!  (-:

> Perhaps someone from the core Samba Team could say whether the *principle*
> of alignment with GNU (and/or FHS) would at least be considered or not. 
> If so, then those of us in favour would know it would be worth pursuing
> and coming up with the practical suggestions.

I think it's definitely a good idea.



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