[RFC] /var versus /srv

Thomas M Steenholdt tmus at tmus.dk
Wed Sep 26 18:33:01 UTC 2007

Richi Plana wrote:
> Whenever I move services from one machine to another (say for a server
> upgrade), I never backup /var. The only thing I backup out of it
> is /var/www.

Hope you don't use databases such as mysql along with your www stuff, 
because you'd be sorely missing the databases in that case... Mysql puts 
databases in /var/lib/mysql per default on Fedora.


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