Re: FHS compliance and UNIX sockets
Anthony Towns wrote:
>On Mon, Jan 29, 2001 at 05:39:19PM +1100, Brian May wrote:
>> >>>>> "Oliver" == Oliver Elphick <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
>> Oliver> Are there reasons why these should not be made to conform
>> Oliver> to the FHS?
>> Some of these (eg. ssh-agent) are created by the normal-untrusted
>> Normal users cannot create files under /var/run.
>From the FHS: (v2.1, same section)
> Note: programs that run as non-root users may be unable to create fil
> under /var/run and therefore need a subdirectory owned by the
> appropriate user.
So the package should provide /var/run/<package> for them to use?
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