[php-maint] question on session save path

Thijs Kinkhorst thijs at debian.org
Wed May 14 09:28:45 UTC 2008

Hi Chris,

> we (olivier and I) are packaging phpgroupware since 2 months and have
> found that the previous packager decided to use a specific directory to
> store the session: /var/lib/phpgroupware/sessions instead
> of /var/lib/php5.
> Is there any policy document on where to store php sessions in debian?
> Do you know any reason not to store the session files in the same
> directory as the other php applications?

As long as it's under /var/lib, it's not a policy violation to change that 
directory. On the other side, I see no immediate reason to change the session 
store directory. Best would be to check with the previous maintainer why that 
was done. If there's no clear reason for it I'd revert it.

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