why etc&var links

Gerard Beekmans gerard at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jun 15 12:49:47 PDT 2000

> where is the best place to bung the config files for apps that are
> exported via nfs. /opt/etc ? and how does one get the exported
> apps to bung their config files there?

You would need to compile those programs to expect their config files in

Or make a symlink from /usr/etc to /opt/etc but exporting via NFS the
symlink will most likely end up as an orphan, so your best shot is to
compile the software to expect it's files in wherever you want them.

Gerard Beekmans

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