[Mailman-Developers] /opt vs traditional install [was: Mailman 3 production setup testbed]
Stephen J. Turnbull
stephen at xemacs.org
Sat Dec 12 03:13:20 EST 2015
Note: subject adjusted to reality.
Barry Warsaw writes:
> On Dec 05, 2015, at 11:38 PM, Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
> >So /opt/mailman looks really good to me.
> Distro packagers will probably make different decisions, but that's okay too.
Of course! After all we don't have to deal with actually doing
it. ;-) (Presented company *not* excepted IIRC? I hope?! Wouldn't
want to impose extra work on Our FLUFLous Leader!!!)
> If there's anything in our configs that don't allow installation to
> /opt/mailman and traditional locations, then that's a bug!
Indeed. But surely it's not terribly hard to allow both kinds of
installation if we just avoid hard-coded references (including
relative references) to config and data files.
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