Re: ITH: tftpd-hpa and tftpd servers default rootdirs
On Thu, Jan 01, 2004 at 11:07:47PM +0200, Jaakko Niemi wrote:
> I hereby announce my intentions to hijack tftp-hpa source
> package. I mailed the currently listed maintainer recently,
> but haven't heard back yet.
> While preparing new version, I looked at the defaults and
> noticed that our various tftpd packages use most horrible
> defaults for the directory that tftpd serves out. atftpd
> defaults to /tftpboot, netkit-tftpd defaults to /boot
> and current version of tftpd-hpa goes for /var/ftpd.
> After thinking this a bit, I could only come up
> with /var/lib/tftp or /var/lib/tftproot. Comments?
In my experience, /tftpboot is pretty standard for this sort of thing.
I certainly don't think it belongs under /var/lib...
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