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From: "Parker, Ron" <rdparker AT butlermfg DOT org>
To: cygwin-developers AT sourceware DOT cygnus DOT com
Subject: RE: FS layout issues for v1.1 (eg., /bin and /usr/bin)
Date: Wed, 1 Mar 2000 15:28:07 -0600
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Glenn Spell [mailto:glenn AT gs DOT fay DOT nc DOT us]

<snip>

> Seems to me that the bootstrapping and build process could remain
> the same except for one final step of moving or copying a few agreed
> upon executables from /usr/bin to /bin. I'm thinking that if we copy
> instead of move then then the mount/symlinks issues will be simpler.

<snip>

With the usual caveat of complicating updating to new versions of these
files. (Not saying one is worse than the other, merely a trade off.)

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