[CentOS] /tmp directory

Tue Dec 11 07:28:38 UTC 2012
Mogens Kjaer <mk at lemo.dk>

On 12/10/2012 06:01 PM, Rudi Ahlers wrote:
> Probably. But I've seen people using /tmp to store rather important
> stuff, which is why I asked the question - to get clarity.

What is "important"?

I keep a "yum list >/tmp/yum.lst" in /tmp.

That's important to me, as I often search for packages.

If the file is gone, I know it was too old, and I'll have to redo
the yum list.

Very practical, as yum list can take a while with
additional repositories.


Mogens Kjaer, mk at lemo.dk