Bootscript Trouble

Tushar Teredesai tush at
Fri Nov 29 18:12:37 PST 2002

drharlan at wrote, On 2002/11/29 19:42:
> However, I found that one of the bootscripts, cleanfs, blows away
> everything in and under /var/lock.  So my subsys directory evaporates
> at every boot.
> I checked my host system which has several subdirectories under
> /var/lock, like samba, console, and subsys.
> I can just not run cleanfs, but, on the other hand, I would like to take
> advantage of what cleaning it does.
> I'm not conversant with bash scripting, yet, so I am looking for
> suggestions as to how to modify that bootscript.
How about putting a mkdir /var/lock/subsys in the cleanfs script?

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