Ticket #1040 (new task)

Opened 3 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

Use /usr/libexec in accordance with FHS 3.0

Reported by: chris@… Owned by: clfs-commits@…
Priority: major Milestone:
Component: BOOK Version:
Keywords: Cc: berzerkula@…, jonathan@…, chris@…


The recently-released FHS 3.0 recommends the usage of /usr/libexec for packages' internal executables, rather than a subdirectory in /usr/lib.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 3 years ago by blackadder

prefer /usr/lib/pkgname makes more sense to me

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by kb0iic

Has anyone seen how major distros are doing it?

comment:3 Changed 3 years ago by blackadder

Arch uses /usr/lib/pkgname, Fedora uses /usr/libexec , Debian uses /usr/lib me thinks, definitely not libexec, Gentoo not sure

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