Re: correct directorys for www.ltsp.org (for swap)
On Sun, Sep 28, 2003 at 09:54:03AM +0200, Robert Jordens wrote:
| > the root-filesystem will now point to /usr/share/ltsp/<arch> and mounted
| > read-only by the clients
| /usr/share is for architecture independent data. As the root fs for the
| clients can be regenerated, that should go into
No, in LTSP the one root filesystem image is static data shared between
all clients of a given arch and can't be regenerated except by
reinstalling LTSP: thus it belongs in /usr not /var. Also it is
"architecture independent" from a Debian packaging perspective as the
architecture of the clients need not match the architecture of the file
server; it would make sense to have an i386 LTSP root fs stored on a
Sparc NFS server, for instance. Thus /usr/share is the correct
| > Now i need to have a swapfile folder where all the NFS_Swap files for
| > the clints can be. Please tell me wich directory would be fine.
| > I thinking about /var/cache/ltsp because refering to the FHS
| I guess you are implying the question whether this is the right place or
| not... ;-] It seems to me.
Possibly /var/tmp or /var/lib would also be an option? Not sure which
of the three is best, though.