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Re: /run and read-only /etc

On Tue, 2003-04-08 at 06:10, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> On Apr 08, Anthony DeRobertis <asd@suespammers.org> wrote:
>  >>  >  * util-linux
>  >>  >       #156489: Move /etc/adjtime under /var/lib
>  >> This may have some merit, but you can use a symlink.
>  >"This would be a FHS violation."
> The FHS does not apply to local changes.

Leaving /etc/adjtime as is and telling admins to "move it and use a
symlink" is a FHS violation because /etc/adjtime is.

/etc has a "static nature". See the note on /etc/mtab under Table It is also for configuration files. /etc/adjtime is neither.

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