autolimit /tmp size

Mihamina Rakotomandimby (R12y) mihamina at
Thu Apr 16 15:46:16 UTC 2009

I manually put some big files in /tmp which is in the same partition as /, 
and suddenly, some running applications where unable to write in /tmp.

/ is NOT full.

I saw this:

Would you have any document describing the feature? I would like to see how 
it behaves (and how could I set it up to a reasonable value) because it 
could cause some problems on production and massive use...

Thank you.

                              Chef de projet chez Vectoris
                                  Phone: +261 33 11 207 36
System: xUbuntu 8.10 with almost all from package install

More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list