Subject: Re: msql package
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ty Sarna <email@example.com>
Date: 04/18/1998 13:15:34
In article <Pine.SGI.3.96.980418102730.3686Ufirstname.lastname@example.org> you write:
> > > 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).
I agree. I'd like all PID files in /var/run. The socket can go there too.
Location of database files should be settable from /etc/mk.conf while
building the package.