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Re: Several reasons why debian should not use bash for /bin/sh

Marcus Brinkmann <Marcus.Brinkmann@ruhr-uni-bochum.de> writes:

> You most certainly also want /var/lib/dpkg, or else you won't be able to use
> dpkg any more! (Recovering from that is possible, but very time consuming,
> as all information about installed packages is gone then).

You may want other things in /var too.  For example, bind stores all
its local DNS configuration in /var/named.

Rob Browning <rlb@cs.utexas.edu> PGP=E80E0D04F521A094 532B97F5D64E3930

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