wpa_supplicant does not create pidfile
bschmidt at techwires.net
Fri Aug 27 07:42:31 UTC 2010
On Fri, Aug 27, 2010 at 09:36, Dominic Fandrey <kamikaze at bsdforen.de> wrote:
> On 27/08/2010 09:28, Bernhard Schmidt wrote:
>> On Sun, Aug 22, 2010 at 19:50, Dominic Fandrey <kamikaze at bsdforen.de> wrote:
>>> wpa_supplicant doesn't create the pidfile if the target directory
>>> does not exist. Because /var/run is wiped with every boot I added
>>> the following line to my rc.local to workaround this issue:
>>> /bin/mkdir -p /var/run/wpa_supplicant
>>> I'm running RELENG_8.
>> How about this?
>> Index: etc/mtree/BSD.var.dist
>> --- etc/mtree/BSD.var.dist>.....(revision 211568)
>> +++ etc/mtree/BSD.var.dist>.....(working copy)
>> @@ -64,6 +64,8 @@
>> ppp gname=network mode=0770
>> + wpa_supplicant
>> + ..
>> rwho gname=daemon mode=0775
> Is the mtree built every time the system boots? Because my /var/run
> is a tmpfs. And even if it wasn't, I think it's wiped every boot
> any way.
Not build but, according to /etc/rc.d/var mtree is run on every boot.
I actually tried that and it works just fine.
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