Subject: Re: msql package
To: Hubert Feyrer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 04/18/1998 10:29:07
On Sat, 18 Apr 1998, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Fri, 17 Apr 1998, Eric Delcamp wrote:
> > 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?
Given it is dynamically generated by the program /var seems a
reasonable choice - particularly if sending a hup signal to it
is a useful facility (with respect to the 'hup' alias for root).
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