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[RN] retire /etc/ssl/certs as r/w for admins

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Description

Since the introduction of update-ca-certificates in openSUSE 11.2
/etc/ssl/certs has been an automatically managed location for SSL
certificates. Adminstrators are no longer meant to put their own
files there but instead have update-ca-certificates install symlinks
to the actual files there.

Having scripts regularly mess with /etc is ugly. Therefore placing
individual symlinks in /etc/ssl/certs needs to be retired.
/etc/ssl/certs should point to a location in /var instead. This
could either be done with a symlink or with a bind mount.

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icons/user_comment.png M. M. wrote: (3 years ago)

as we imported this change from openSUSE Factory, we should appropriately document it with release notes.

Last change: 12 months ago
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