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On Mon, 2001-09-24 at 14:58, Martin Schlemmer wrote:
> On Mon, 2001-09-24 at 14:25, Mikael Hallendal wrote:
> > Hi!
> > I've brought up this issue before. The main reason for this is to be
> > able to say, I want all GNOME-stuff in /usr/local/gnome instead of
> > /opt/gnome (for example).
> > However if we decide to move everything to /usr this won't be an issue
> > anymore.
> I know about that issue .. not entirely what i meant. Rather, if a app
> need to use the base dir for gnome, /opt/gnome as of current, why
> hardcode it into the ebuild as /opt/gnome, but not use $GNOME_PATH
> instead? If gnome need to be relocated in future, it will be much
> easier ....
So maybe i should read better the first time ... but I still think it is
a better practice now that all have to be changed anyhow ...