On Wednesday 27 June 2007 15:23:27 Axel Thimm wrote:
/srv is already in various FHS-compliant use on thousands of
sites. You can't touch it really. And if you were to create a
/vendor-default-and-examples/srv then you can use /var/lib/foo as
In fact many "data carrying" applications like name servers, MTAs
etc. use /var in the FHS, although technically they would have to move
that content to /srv, by /srv's definition.
I think the key thing here is that the FHS seems contradictory with regard
to /srv and we really would like some clarification so that we can create
appropriate packaging guidelines.
Release Engineer: Fedora