[aur-general] TU application

Pierre Chapuis catwell at free.fr
Fri Jul 4 06:19:34 EDT 2008

Le Fri, 4 Jul 2008 12:00:30 +0200,
"Ronald van Haren" <pressh at gmail.com> a écrit :

> I had a quick look too, overall the quality seemed to be fairly good
> from the few packages I checked. I thrust you guys on the rest ;)
> Anyway, what I was wondering (I don't feel like reading the guidelines
> now), is the use of install instead of cp (some people even use mv)
> documented somewhere as it seems to be a quite familiar 'mistake'
> people make?
> Ronald

I'd be interrested by that too. As of now, I see no real reason to use install instead of mkdir -p, cp, chmod, except maybe that it's one line instead of three.


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