[Nix-dev] NixOS merged into Nixpkgs

Eelco Dolstra eelco.dolstra at logicblox.com
Thu Oct 10 17:45:02 CEST 2013


On 10/10/13 15:41, Lluís Batlle i Rossell wrote:

> will <nixos> and <nixpkgs> remain valid, for nix paths?

Yes.  On NixOS, in the default setup, $NIX_PATH contains
/nix/var/nix/profiles/per-user/root/channels/nixos, which has a subdirectory
"nixpkgs" (so <nixpkgs> works) and a compatibility symlink "nixos" to
"nixpkgs/nixos" (so <nixos> also works).

Eelco Dolstra | LogicBlox, Inc. | http://nixos.org/~eelco/

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