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Bug 690294 (usrmerge, usrmerge-fixes) - [Tracker] /usr merge
Summary: [Tracker] /usr merge
Status: CONFIRMED
Alias: usrmerge, usrmerge-fixes
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal with 4 votes (vote)
Assignee: William Hubbs
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Keywords: Tracker
Depends on: 693244 693306 693366 736080 840107 843818 642398 667020 680980 690282 690298 690322 690362 690364 690484 690614 739420
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Reported: 2019-07-20 15:24 UTC by William Hubbs
Modified: 2022-06-24 04:21 UTC (History)
7 users (show)

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Description William Hubbs gentoo-dev 2019-07-20 15:24:45 UTC
Please no talking on this bug since it is a tracker.

Many linux distributions have adopted the /usr merge (merging /bin,
/sbin and /lib* into their counterparts in /usr).

This bug is here to track what needs to be fixed so that the usr merge
can be available in Gentoo.
Comment 1 Sam James archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2022-06-24 04:21:10 UTC
For this bug, note that merged /usr/bin and /usr/sbin is also considered in scope, and we should take it into account for merged-usr planning.

(It's not a given that we'll do merged-bin-and-sbin too, but FWIW, I do think we should.)