I know this has been discussed on this list a few times over the
past few years, but for those that missed it, were confused by it, or
have forgotten it, here's a mail from the man himself (i.e. linus,
obviously -) on the issue:
He also makes a point about not compiling a kernel in
/usr/src/linux, and that you should leave the original occupant of that
dir in place, although I'm not sure if that's due to distributions using
the nasty, naughty etc symlink.
"My mom had Windows at work and it hurt her eyes real bad"
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