Adding a new command
jeffrey at goldmark.org
Sat Jul 7 21:20:56 UTC 2007
On Jul 7, 2007, at 11:42 AM, Peter Boosten wrote:
> It's more obvious to put local scripts in /usr/local/bin, IMHO.
Let me add to this (as someone who recently moved from linux to
FreeBSD). Unlike Linux, FreeBSD isn't just a kernel, but a complete
operating system. So the things in /bin and /usr/bin are as fully
part of FreeBSD as the kernel itself, while on Linux distributions,
those things are bundled with Linux as part of a distribution.
So this is one reason why it is best to put tools like you describe in
Jeffrey Goldberg http://www.goldmark.org/jeff/
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