Bug#920618: initscripts: errors with /dev/shm on Hurd

Samuel Thibault samuel.thibault at ens-lyon.org
Sun Jan 27 14:03:17 GMT 2019

Dmitry Bogatov, le dim. 27 janv. 2019 13:52:59 +0000, a ecrit:
> 	/run/shm is created by the hurd package, causing a conflict with initscripts.
> 	rgrep /run/shm /etc/hurd
> 	/etc/hurd/rc:mkdir -p /run/lock /run/shm
> 	dpkg -S /etc/hurd/rc
> 	hurd: /etc/hurd/rc
> 	- Either the creation of /run/shm in hurd should be removed or creation of the
> 	symbolic link /run/shm in initscripts should be removed for Hurd.

I guess the shm part of debian/patches/run.patch can now be dropped
indeed. Anybody up to test that it boots fine and the issue goes away?

The same patch creates /run/lock and /run/utmp, I guess initscripts
handles that too?


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