/tmp on tmpfs

Michael Cronenworth mike at cchtml.com
Tue Apr 3 16:09:08 UTC 2012

Michal Schmidt wrote:
> Cleanup of old files is already done, by systemd-tmpfiles.
> See /usr/lib/tmpfiles.d/tmp.conf.

Files, yes. Directories, no.

Due to a bug[1] in gvfs, I had over 100 old, empty directories in /tmp.
Other apps may fill /tmp with directories, too, that will not be cleaned
by any automatic process at this time.

[1] https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=496177

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