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Re: [opensuse-packaging] mounting /var/run as tmpfs
  • From: Andreas Jaeger <aj@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 3 May 2010 11:34:12 +0200
  • Message-id: <201005031134.13415.aj@xxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 03 May 2010 09:33:56 Ludwig Nussel wrote:
Andreas Jaeger wrote:
- Place a script in /etc/tmpdirs.d that creates the directories and

files, you can look at /etc/tmpdirs.d/01_aaa_base from package
aaa_base for an example.

Doesn't that make the fastboot people cry? What about using a simple

IMO yes - since it is invoked at every time. That's why I recommend it as
"last resort" or add it only for files used by everybody.

configuration file format like in /etc/permissions and have a
while/read loop or a small C program do the actual job?
That would potentially also allow to natively integrate the feature
into other boot methods that don't rely on scripts.

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