[79320] trunk/dports/finance/bitcoin/Portfile

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at macports.org
Thu Jun 9 10:41:44 PDT 2011

On Jun 9, 2011, at 12:18, Andrea D'Amore wrote:

> On Thu, Jun 9, 2011 at 6:37 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> Shouldn't server processes go in sbin not bin?
> AFAIR /sbin is for system's binaries, like administration tools and in
> general root-only programs.

Right... I guess I assumed that, because "bitcoind" ends in "d", it is a "daemon", and is therefore only started by root, and is therefore a system binary. Is that not the case?

> Do we have an existing policy about that?

Only what it says in "man porthier":

"sbin/     system programs and administration utilities"

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