Subject: Re: /usr/pkg/var
To: None <>
From: Christoph Badura <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/02/1999 23:13:20
>in that case I should modify the package to put the pid in /var/run?  

It should be put into the datadir.  /var/run is writeable only by root and
the mysql.server script supports starting the server by a non-root user.

Christoph Badura

	Anything that can be done in O(N) can be done in O(N^2).
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