leafnode configure fix

Billy O'Connor billyoc at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Oct 15 13:55:54 PDT 2002


chris.81 at gmx.de (Christian Schmitt) writes:

> Hi,
> 
> I think the configuration of leafnode should be changed from
> 
> ./configure --localstatedir=/var --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc/news
> 
> to
> 
> ./configure --localstatedir=/var --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc/news
> --with-lockfile=/var/lock/fetchnews.lck
> 
> This helps to prevent problems with fetchnews complaining about a non
> existant /var/lock/news directory. Even if the user creates such a
> dir, it will be deleted upon next system boot by an init script.
> 

Thank you, Christian.  I never noticed this while running leafnode,
I'll correct it.

Billy
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