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Best practice to track custom software installations on Linux in /usr?

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what is the easiest way to build a custom distro with specific installs? [duplicate]

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What is the difference between /usr/local/bin & /usr/local/sbin

I wrote a simple script which I want to share with my colleagues. Should it be in /usr/local/bin or /usr/local/sbin? What is the typical usage for these directories?