Missing opt direcotry?

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cjnkns
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Missing opt direcotry?

Postby cjnkns » Wed Aug 20, 2008 10:57 pm

Alright - I can not be this much of a n00b....

Recently, I installed mint over my ubuntu install. I can NOT find or figure out where my /opt directory is.
What in the world is going on I can not be the only one without this directory right?

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Re: Missing opt direcotry?

Postby Google Spider » Thu Aug 21, 2008 3:13 am

I don't have the opt directory either. What I found on Google is that /opt is for installing software manually, from source, but many people use /usr/bin to do this. Probably they have removed the directory. But you can create one for yourself.


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