Opened 10 years ago

Closed 7 years ago

#6184 closed enhancement (fixed)

Provide virtual symlink of /usr/bin => /bin

Reported by: Tass Owned by: axeld
Priority: normal Milestone: R1
Component: System/ Version: R1/Development
Keywords: Cc: andreasf
Blocked By: Blocking:
Platform: All


... for compability with a lot of scripts written with a shebang like #!/usr/bin/env ruby

Change History (5)

comment:1 by axeld, 10 years ago

Component: - GeneralSystem/
Owner: changed from nobody to axeld
Version: R1/alpha2R1/Development

We could even build it into our runtime loader, or unistd/exec.cpp; it should only do so if /usr/bin/env does not exist, though.

comment:2 by augiedoggie, 10 years ago

Just a note. This was also briefly discussed on the HaikuPorts mailing list several months ago. I think unfortunately we'll need some kind of 'magic' to handle this as changing upstream software will be difficult.

Original post by BGA

comment:3 by andreasf, 10 years ago

Cc: andreasf added

comment:4 by mmadia, 10 years ago

Summary: Symlink /usr/bin/env => /bin/envProvide virtual symlink of /usr/bin => /bin

comment:5 by kallisti5, 7 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

Resolved in hrev46213.

Thanks Olta!

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