[CentOS] software installation - good practice
neubyr at gmail.com
Wed Nov 11 21:35:32 UTC 2009
On Wed, Nov 11, 2009 at 2:21 PM, Neil Aggarwal <neil at jammconsulting.com> wrote:
>> I tend to try out many open source apps/packages
> I make a separate directory for each application in /usr/local
> so they are isolated from each other.
You mean /usr/local or /usr/local/src ?
I would create new directory under /usr/local/src and put source
there. Please correct me if I am wrong.
This brings one more confusion:
- whether to use /usr space or /opt .
> You can also use KVM to set up virtual machines to be
> able to test and then drop the entire VM if you don't
> like it. That will keep your main system completely
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