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Binaries move to /usr/bin requiring update intervention

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https://www.archlinux.org – Allan McRae wrote: During your next update, you will get a error message like: error: failed to commit transaction (conflicting files) filesystem: /bin exists in filesystem The update merges all binaries into a unified /usr/bin directory. This step removes a distinction that has been meaningless for Arch systems and simplifies package maintenance for the development team. See this post for more explanation of the reasoning behind this change. The following instructions will ensure a safe update: 1) Fix any non-official packages with files in /bin, /sbin or /usr/sbin to put those files in /us (Distributions)