[PC-BSD Support] Why are there two /tmp dirs in Free/PC-BSD ?

Markus Hitter mah at jump-ing.de
Thu Mar 11 09:32:22 PST 2010


Am 11.03.2010 um 17:47 schrieb Andy Pintar:

> It's explained here: http://www.pathname.com/fhs/2.2/fhs-5.15.html
> Basically, /tmp is (typically) cleared at boot time, whereas /var/ 
> tmp might/ought not.

It usually doesn't hurt to clear /var/tmp at boot time as well,  
though. Having a tmpfs mounted at /var or /var/tmp and linking /tmp  
to /var/tmp works fine for me.


Markus

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