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I was installing Java, and they wanted to install it in the /opt directory. However, that's not on the default path, so my options are: 1. Add another directory to ...
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- 01-18-2006 #1
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Where to Install Programs?
1. Add another directory to the path
2. Create a symbolic or hard link from /usr/local to the Java install directory
3. Reinstall Java in /usr/local
It sounds like to me that (3) is the best option, what do you guys think? If I add another directory to the path I could clutter up my path...
- 01-18-2006 #2
I'd just add the directory to your path. It's perfectly acceptable to do that.
just add the line: