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Re: what is /var/backup for?

On Mon, Oct 25, 2004 at 06:37:10AM -0400, Kevin Mark wrote:
> Is there a policy for /var/backup and 

/var/backups is defined as a reserved legacy by the FHS 2.3.

Some debian  scripts used to store backups of essential files in there (and
still do), but if you want to follow FHS, just dont use it.

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