[haiku-development] Re: /apps and /preferences and the common folder

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 26 Oct 2008 16:06:56 +0100 CET

"Truls Becken" <truls.becken@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> BTW, does anybody else feel that the organization of /boot/beos and
> /boot/home/config could have been more consitent? Fonts, for 
> instance,
> are located inside etc in one and not in the other. Generally, some
> stuff in etc should rather have been in system. One way to look at it
> is that /boot/beos/system is the same as /boot/home/config, only with
> bin and etc "dragged out" to be closer to the root of the file 
> system.
> With multiuser, maybe they should be "dragged in" again since they
> become more private to the system when equivalents in /boot/common 
> are
> introduced? Maybe then it would be possible to make the three domains
> have identical structure?

We'll see, but you're right of course: they are not very consistent as 
of now, and it would be great to fix this.


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