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



On Wed, Mar 12, 2003 at 09:20:08PM -0500, sean finney wrote:

> i mean, either way, something's probably going to have to be hacked
> in a somewhat less-than-graceful manner...  so for example, with
> a daemon trying to write to /var/run, it can try and write there,
> and if it can't because /var/run doesn't exist yet, it complains,
> sleeps for some interval, and tries again?

Most of the affected programs are one-shot startup scripts, not daemons.

And /run doesn't require any ugly hacks.

-- 
Steve Langasek
postmodern programmer

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