[Samba] ./configure --prefix=/usr/local

Rick Brown Rick.Brown at oit.gatech.edu
Mon Mar 8 19:21:13 GMT 2004

On Mon, 8 Mar 2004, Crosland, Jerel wrote:

> Is there any compelling reason to put all of the samba stuff under /usr/local/samba, instead of just letting it go into /usr/local?

revision control..  makes it easier to install the new version,
test, and back-out if necessary.   For that matter, you could
run multiple versions at the same time for testing (using different
ports of course).

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