Today Kenzo wrote:

> Help, I accidently deleted everything in the /var dir. ( fat fingered ).
> Is there a way to retrive it? or do i have to reinstall.
> I'm now getting alot of error message since it's also a mail server. well
> not anymore.

 You can restore the directory structure -- at least -- with mtree:
`mtree -deU -f /etc/mtree/BSD.var.dist -p /var', to make sendmail(?) happy.

 Don't forget to create the logfiles for syslogd.

        -andrew


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