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Re: Please do not use /run yet

On Wed, Apr 06, 2011 at 10:54:53 (CEST), Roger Leigh wrote:

> As of base-files 6.2 which went into unstable yesterday, we have a
> new top-level directory, /run.
> This directory will contain a tmpfs which will be present from early
> boot, and which will replace /var/run.  This will be done by
> initscripts, which we are waiting to be uploaded.  For the time
> being, /run is just an empty directory, and it's not guaranteed to
> be writable either during early boot, or during normal operation.

What about adding a lintian warning (error?) for packages that place
files in /run?

Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4

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