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Re: Re: Sure enough, the lock file is gone

From: "Oliver Elphick" <olly(at)lfix(dot)co(dot)uk>
To: Lamar Owen <lamar(dot)owen(at)wgcr(dot)org>
Cc: pgsql-hackers(at)postgresql(dot)org
Subject: Re: Re: Sure enough, the lock file is gone
Date: 2001-01-28 21:38:38
Message-ID: 200101282138.f0SLccF20606@linda.lfix.co.uk (view raw or flat)
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Lamar Owen wrote:
  >Ok, why not fix tmpwatch instead?  Only the lock files break FHS -- the
  >sockets can go there by FHS, right? 

No, UNIX sockets are specifically mentioned as belonging under /var/run.
In section 5.10 "/var/run : Run-time variable data", it says: "Programs
that maintain transient UNIX-domain sockets should place them in this 
directory."

So what ever the outcome for the wider PostgreSQL community, I must make
the change to conform to Debian policy.

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