[HEADS-UP] Rawhide: /tmp is now on tmpfs

Chris Adams cmadams at hiwaay.net
Wed Jun 20 18:09:13 UTC 2012

Once upon a time, Reindl Harald <h.reindl at thelounge.net> said:
> it is simply a fact that drop a 100 or 200 Gb file into tmpfs
> will bring down each machine existing currently and in the next

No, it won't.

Also, the default partitioning scheme for the existing Fedora setup
(with /tmp on /) also won't support dupming a 100G file in /tmp, because
/ doesn't end up with 100G free.

Chris Adams <cmadams at hiwaay.net>
Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.

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