Bug 822903 - Missing /run/asterisk directory after fresh install
Missing /run/asterisk directory after fresh install
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: asterisk (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Linux
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Assigned To: Jeffrey C. Ollie
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-05-18 09:15 EDT by Jānis Rukšāns
Modified: 2013-07-31 21:07 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2013-07-31 21:07:36 EDT
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Description Jānis Rukšāns 2012-05-18 09:15:30 EDT
Description of problem:
Starting asterisk right after a fresh install gives errors about missing /run/asterisk:
May 17 21:02:00 dway asterisk[9292]: Unable to create socket file directory.  Remote consoles will not be able to connect! (Interrupted system call)
May 17 21:02:00 dway asterisk[9292]: Unable to open pid file '/run/asterisk/asterisk.pid': No such file or directory
May 17 21:02:00 dway asterisk[9292]: Unable to bind socket to /run/asterisk/asterisk.ctl: No such file or directory

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install asterisk on a fresh system
2. systemctl start asterisk.service
3. Watch it fail

Additional info:
It seems that runtime directories need to be created during the installation even in the presence of tmpfiles.d [1]

[1] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Packaging:Tmpfiles.d#Example_spec_file

Run systemd-tmpfiles --create /usr/lib/tmpfiles.d/asterisk.conf after installation.
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