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FS#71038 - [keycloak] Config files stored in wrong place

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Caleb Maclennan (alerque) - Thursday, 27 May 2021, 09:33 GMT
Last edited by Andreas Radke (AndyRTR) - Thursday, 27 May 2021, 18:34 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Assigned
Assigned To Sven-Hendrik Haase (Svenstaro)
Levente Polyak (anthraxx)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 1
Private No


The current packaging has the config file setup backwards from what many other similar apps have in [community] packages now and as a result is hard to administer.

Currently the config files are stored in /opt/keycloak/standalone/configuration and symlinked from /etc. This means backing up configs can't be done from /etc (e.g. etckeeper can't track changes). Also the backup directives fail to be useful in any way.

Instead the config files in the package should installed to /etc and be marked for backup in pacman. Then a symlink from the relevant /opt directory can point to the actual configs.
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