Subject: Re: /usr/pkg/var
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List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/02/1999 07:23:27
On Thu, 2 Dec 1999, Simon Burge wrote:

> wrote:
> > I noticed that mysql-server wants the directory /usr/pkg/var to exist to
> > store pid's of the running mysqld.  Should the package be modified to
> > create this directory?  With INSTALL_DATA_DIR?  If so, should /usr/pkg/var
> > be left out of PLIST dirrm's since other packages may use that directory
> > too?
> Shouldn't the (any) pid file go in /var/run and not somewhere under

in that case I should modify the package to put the pid in /var/run?