[systemd-devel] [PATCH] core: reuse the same /tmp and /var/tmp

Colin Guthrie gmane at colin.guthr.ie
Mon Feb 4 03:58:30 PST 2013

[and the crowd goes wild!]

Thanks for this work. I've also had a few bug reports about this one.

'Twas brillig, and Michal Sekletar at 02/02/13 09:10 did gyre and gimble:
> thank you very much for the review, it is very appreciated. I've sent
> out the patch to get a feedback on a general approach, since there are
> no objections to it, I will hack up the rest, inaccessible dirs, man
> page etc...

As a small bit of bikeshedding/feature creep: would it be possible to
name the directories with a little bit of context in them? e.g. it would
be great if they could be called systemd-myunit-service-XXXXXX.

There may be valid reasons for not doing this, but when debugging things
and poking about as root user it might add a little bit of clarity when
several such folders exist (of course slight obfuscation here may be



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