[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: FHS compliance and UNIX sockets

On Mon, Jan 29, 2001 at 08:59:48PM -0800, William Lee Irwin III wrote:
> The /var/run/$USER idea seems fine to me, what sort of trouble does
> that run into (aside from not addressing IPC between programs with
> different uid's)?

It buys absolutely nothing that you couldn't get with per-user tmpdirs,
and further pollutes /var.

Mike Stone

Reply to: