[GRASS5] Re: GRASS 5.3 windows

Glynn Clements glynn.clements at virgin.net
Wed Jun 30 04:19:07 EDT 2004

Markus Neteler wrote:

> > How is the space distributed? Normally, almost all of it should be
> > accounted for by the etc/bin/cmd directory. If the bin directory is
> > significant, that suggests that it contains copies of etc/front.end
> > rather than links.
> BTW: Couldn't we go for soft links instead of hard links?

I've changed it in CVS (5.3).

> At least for common platforms?

Anything which doesn't support symlinks either:

a) won't support hard links either, or

b) is so ancient that there are plenty of other reasons why GRASS
wouldn't work on it.

Glynn Clements <glynn.clements at virgin.net>

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