Ready to merge?

Matthew D. Fuller fullermd at
Sat May 19 01:56:38 UTC 2007

On Fri, May 18, 2007 at 06:11:47PM -0400 I heard the voice of
Joe Marcus Clarke, and lo! it spake thus:
> Perhaps you want to mention that if X11BASE is a file system, then
> mergebase will not work properly.  X11BASE would have to unmounted after
> backing up and merging contents, but before X11BASE is removed and the
> symlink is created.

What about those who have X11BASE a symlink into (not onto) LOCALBASE?

% ll /usr/X11R6
lrwxr-xr-x  1 root  wheel  11 May 12  1999 /usr/X11R6@ -> local/X11R6

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