Recommendation for $HOME
john at repetae.net
Fri Dec 8 01:17:19 EET 2006
On Tue, Dec 05, 2006 at 04:58:16PM +0100, Thomas Güttler wrote:
> the file system hierarchy standard defines nothing
> about $HOME.
> I think a little standard (recommendation) would be good.
I always liked (and use) the standard unix hierarchy. I have
and it works great. I am not sure why this didn't become a standard
thing to do. the current dotfile situation is horrible. mixing of user
editable configuration (should be in etc/) and program maintained caches
(should be in var/) in the same directory seems just silly.
John Meacham - ⑆repetae.net⑆john⑈
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