Bug 886180 - /var/run/slim must get created at install. [NEEDINFO]
Summary: /var/run/slim must get created at install.
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: slim
Version: 18
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Pavel Alexeev
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2012-12-11 17:21 UTC by John Roman
Modified: 2014-02-05 13:48 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2014-02-05 13:48:35 UTC
Type: Bug
pahan: needinfo?

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Description John Roman 2012-12-11 17:21:51 UTC
Description of problem:
without /var/run/slim the slim login manager cant start.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.install slim
2. execute slim -nodaemon or slim -d
Actual results:
slim hangs or does not start properly

Expected results:
lockfiles set, slim starts

Additional info:

Comment 1 Pavel Alexeev 2013-02-09 10:05:54 UTC
It's included in spec:
%ghost %dir %{_localstatedir}/run/slim
And also it should be created according to changelog:
- fix #708693 - added tmfiles.d config to create /var/run/slim directory

Could you please explain deeply how reproduce that problem? What exactly are you doing?

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