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Re: ifupdown writes to /etc... a bug?

Thomas Hood wrote:
> Yes, that's the essence of it.  One still does need to worry
> about systems that have already been set up such that /var/run
> doesn't meet the new criteria, and which would break if
> early-accessed state files were suddenly moved there.  How
> should this be phased in?  Announce at sarge release time that
> "/var/run must henceforth be rw and network-independent", and
> start moving files to /var/run in post-sarge package releases?

It sounds like a release notes item to me, yes. I am not a big fan of
waiting a whole release after to begin moving stuff though.

see shy jo

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