[CentOS] Unknown Files in /tmp

Sun Jan 29 16:08:26 UTC 2006
Mark Sargent <powderkeg at snow.email.ne.jp>

Jim Wildman wrote:

>Of course /tmp is a scratch pad.  Here is what I would do
>1) run rpm -Va | grep bin to see if any binaries have been changed
man, runs forever on my slow laptop. will post any abnormalities later

>2) boot single user and wipe everything in /tmp
doing it whilst logged in as normal, I got them again, upon a restart. 
As single user is different?

>3) boot multi user and try various things, watching /tmp while you do
will try this.


Mark Sargent