Non-standard X11 Paths

DJ Lucas dj at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jun 14 16:04:55 PDT 2007


DJ Lucas wrote:
> As already mentioned in the book, /usr and /opt/<whatever> are currently
> the only acceptable prefixes for release 7, and I'm personally not so
> confident with /usr, but FHS leaves admin/user separation to the admin's
> taste.  /usr/X11R6 was acceptable for release 6 and does have a specific
> mention in the current FHS (2.3). 
> http://www.pathname.com/fhs/pub/fhs-2.3.html#REQUIREMENTS9
>   
Also while I was reading through the FHS again, I found that we need to 
use '--mandir=$XORG_PREFIX/share/man' (assuming that /opt/<package> is 
the prefix).

-- DJ Lucas






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