Password and RH 6.1

James Thompson jamest at
Fri Mar 31 00:11:30 EST 2000

> I have come to the conclusion that on a package managed system like RH, 
> any software that does not live in a user's own directories, should 
> always be built and installed as packages.  

As an alternative you can use Stow (  
It's simple to use and lets you avoid the IMHO nightmare of
non-relocatable RPMs.  Real nice if you want to install, say GNOME, on an
NFS mounted /usr/local and share it among workstations.


James Thompson    138 Cardwell Hall  Manhattan, Ks   66506    785-532-0561 
Kansas State University                          Department of Mathematics

More information about the openssh-unix-dev mailing list