cvs commit: src/lib/bind

Doug Barton DougB at
Thu Sep 23 05:44:49 PDT 2004

Dag-Erling Smørgrav wrote:
> Doug Barton <dougb at> writes:
>>  Log:
>>  LOCALSTATEDIR should be /var, since the BIND 9 source appends
>>  things like "run/" to it.
> Hmm...
> ./bin/named/config.c:#  pid-file \"" NS_LOCALSTATEDIR "/\"; /* or / */\n\

Understood, but the full path is built later. Also, this is based on
extensive experience with the bind9 port, and actually starting up named
and seeing it try to dump a pid file in /var/run/run/ :)



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