PID dir

Tim Potter tpot at
Fri Feb 2 17:16:03 GMT 2001

David W. Chapman Jr. writes:

> For FreeBSD we have to patch the samba source so that we can make the lock
> dir go in /var/lock and the pid files in /var/run and the databases like
> wins.dat go in /var/db.  Is there any ways that this could be an option in
> configure or something we could change in ?

I think there is some work in progress to move Samba to support
the FHS standard as well as the older everything under /usr/local/samba
configuration.  There should be enough flexibility in this to be
able to specify file locations with more granularity.



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