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1. Red Hat
I wanted to know whether all files under /tmp can be safely removed. I guess that /tmp may also have temporary files for applications currently being worked on, so at the most those applications may just shut down.
I hope that my question is clear whether all files under /tmp can be safely... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: RHCE
2. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I am facing an annoying scenario, fewer times when I execute the sort command, it throws out on error saying that "No Space on available on /var/tmp/<temp file name>. May be it is set to /var/tmp directory. I was wondering, if I cant redirect the temporary file creation to any other... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: abhisheksunkari
I have a lot of files with the following names in /etc
Anyone knows which process creates these files? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: petervg
4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
what is proper syntax to ls all files under /tmp/*, and wc -c ? (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: tjmannonline
How do I find what is creating these bunch of zero byte files under /tmp directory every few minutes.
AIX - 5.3 TL05
# ls -l /tmp
-rw-r--r-- 1 root system 0 Nov 05 16:54 n83n7a
-rw-r--r-- 1 root system 0 Nov 05 16:54 ZO3S7a
-rw-r--r-- 1 root system ... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: mbak
I would like to know how to save files in /tmp...
I was interested in knowing this because when ever i booted into solaris there would already be a few files present in /tmp.however any file that is freshly stored in would be lost on reboot...
can anyone answer this pls!! (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: wrapster
Trying to setup user to have the ability to delete any files (regardless of owner) in /tmp.
I've tried almost everything... the permission on the folder is drwxrwxrwt 10 bin bin, and at one point I give all the possible permission (short of root) I can give to the user, and he still can't delete... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: cchiang12
I have a Solris 9 box my problem is when I restart my box all my files and dirs in /tmp dir will be deleted exept 2 directories I found them since installation phase !!!!
How to keep my files at that dir " /tmp " even after restarting ??? (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: DarkSoul
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am encountring this problem from some time now...
ksh creates temp files /tmp/sh$$.* .
Sometimes if some of my shell script crashes or I kill it... these temp
files remain in the /tmp directory.
At some later time when some script gets the same PID it tries to
create files in the... (5 Replies)
Discussion started by: amitkr
10. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
does anyone have a script that can check the contents of the /tmp directory and for example e-mail the directory content if anything other than session files are present?
Maybe there are better ways to monitor suspicous /tmp and /var/tmp activity, if so I'm listening :) (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: jamesbond