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Re: Re: [vox-tech] Red Hat Soundblaster Setup

On Tue 30 Jan 01,  9:57 AM, William Kendrick said: 
> > yes, system commands (commands which only root is likely to use) are
> > usually in /sbin and /usr/sbin.
> And "/usr/local/sbin/"
> > 
> > commands that everyone uses tend to be in /bin and /usr/bin.
> And "/usr/local/bin/"
> Very important not to forget those! :)
> -bill!

actually, it is important to forget those.  no operating system should
install executables in those directories.

only the user installs executables in those directores.

it's debian policy, and plain common sense.  i would be surprised if other
OS's didn't follow suit.


ps- in fact, debian doesn't even create a /usr/local/bin and

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