On Sun, Oct 10, 2010 at 8:40 AM, Mike Clarke <jmc-freeb...@milibyte.co.uk> wrote: > On Saturday 09 October 2010, Arthur Chance wrote: > >> Not if running an X desktop, as all sorts of things get stuck in /tmp >> that are needed. In single user mode it should be safe, and it >> probably is when simply running on the console. >> >> As a long term solution, if you wish to clear /tmp every reboot add >> clear_tmp_enable="YES" # Clear /tmp at startup. >> to your /etc/rc.conf >
You may also want to consider changing /tmp to be a TMPFS file system add the line tmpfs /tmp tmpfs rw,mode=01777 0 0 to /etc/fstab (and remove any other /tmp lines). A warning will come saying that it is highly experimental - but I've been running with it for a while now without any issues. -- Eitan Adler _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"