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From: Ciaran McCreesh <ciaranm@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@××××××××××××.org
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] /var/ftp VS /home/ftp
Date: Mon, 21 Mar 2005 00:02:51
Message-Id: 20050321000200.662c7391@snowdrop
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] /var/ftp VS /home/ftp by Gustavo Adolfo Silva Ribeiro Felisberto
1 On Sun, 20 Mar 2005 23:49:05 +0000 Gustavo Adolfo Silva Ribeiro
2 Felisberto <humpback@g.o> wrote:
3 | Right now ftpd builds create /home/ftp directory as this will be the
4 | home of the anonymous account home. One user opened a bug and he says
5 | that the proper place would be /var/ftp to go with /var/www . What do
6 | you guys think?
8 System dependent. If ftp directories are machine-local, /var. If they're
9 shared across many machines, /home. If your sysadmin is a two dollar
10 redhat crack monkey, /srv.
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13 Ciaran McCreesh : Gentoo Developer (Vim, Fluxbox, shell tools)
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Re: [gentoo-dev] /var/ftp VS /home/ftp "Malte S. Stretz" <msquadrat.nospamplease@×××.net>