Subject: Re: msql package
To: Eric Delcamp <email@example.com>
From: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/18/1998 13:54:29
On Fri, 17 Apr 1998, Eric Delcamp wrote:
> Databases dir.
> /usr/local/Hughes/msqldb Official distrib.
> /var/db/msqldb FreeBSD port
> /usr/pkg/msqldb my choice
> Config files
> /usr/local/Hughes Official distrib.
> /usr/local/etc/msql2 FreeBSD port
> /usr/pkg/etc my choice
> PID file
> /var/run/msql2d/pid my choice
msql2d.pid, if anything outside of $PREFIX at all...
Though i wouldn't mind putting this in /usr/pkg/etc/msql2d.pid either.
Maybe someone else knows a better scheme?
> Socket file
> /var/spool/sockets/msql2.sock my choice
Hmmm, too much clutter outside of $PREFIX...
> One other thing: I need a user to own databases and to be used to run daemon
> of the server. I choose 'ingres' because it exists, but maybe I must create a
> new account (with a script ? examples ?).
See our postgres pkg.
Hubert Feyrer <email@example.com>