November 16th, 2004


userinfo senji
2004/11/16 15:21:00 - zsh
cleopatra.empire.pick.ucam.org:~/  # [04/11/16.15:20:16] $ 
: pts/4[1] bash[14253] ; ls -l /bin/zsh /usr/bin/zsh
lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root  21 Nov  2 20:59 /bin/zsh -> 
  /etc/alternatives/zsh
lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root  28 Nov  2 22:02 /usr/bin/zsh ->  
  /etc/alternatives/zsh-usrbin

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userinfo mobbsy
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2004/11/16 07:38:34
Presumably this gives the option to have /bin/zsh statically linked and /usr/bin/zsh dynamic?
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userinfo acronym
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2004/11/16 07:51:25
That's what I assumed.
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userinfo senji
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2004/11/16 07:51:54
However, in the process it neatly kyboshes any plan to ln -s / usr.
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userinfo ewx
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2004/11/16 08:03:53
You could remove zsh...
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userinfo senji
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2004/11/16 08:08:29
Yes, but if this sort of thing is acceptible then the first I'll know of some other package doing it will be when it barfs on install.
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userinfo fluffymormegil
2004/11/16 11:11:58
Forgive me for being unconvinced that doing that is a good idea in any event.
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userinfo ewx
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2004/11/16 11:25:23
I vote for ubiquitous ln -s bin sbin, too.
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userinfo ewx
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2005/07/04 17:39:16
...although (at least in Debian) the presence of links between them makes this more fiddly than it need be.
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userinfo womble2
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2004/11/16 08:17:36
You have way the fuck too much information in your prompt.
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userinfo senji
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2004/11/17 02:46:40
It's all useful.
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userinfo ewx
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2004/11/17 04:34:02
The domain part of the hostname changes on a command-by-command basis??
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userinfo senji
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2005/07/04 16:49:06
It has done it (unintentionally!) on at least three occasions I can think of at work.

The first time it did it at home was a bit scary.
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