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Re: Origin of /var/run contents

On Tue, Feb 27, 2018 at 01:38:08PM -0500, Gene Heskett wrote:
> No /run is indeed a link to /var/run, whish is real, so we're good there. 
> Being sorta forced to learn newer stuff after half a decade on nice 
> stable wheezy has spoilt me.

Even on wheezy, that is not normal.

ebase@ebase-adm:~$ cat /etc/debian_version 
ebase@ebase-adm:~$ ls -ld /var/run /run
drwxr-xr-x 16 root root 920 Jan 29 08:19 /run
lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root   4 Dec 23  2013 /var/run -> /run