[arch-general] pacman/libalpm/libfetch do not honor TMPDIR

Tom Gundersen teg at jklm.no
Fri Nov 25 05:19:43 EST 2011

On Fri, Nov 25, 2011 at 7:04 AM, Hector Martinez-Seara <hseara at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sometimes you simply need more space that the one available in /tmp.
> In all my systems /tmp is in ram and as some machines have only 4Gb
> memory the available space in /tmp is  about  2Gb only which is
> sufficient for most of the stuff but some compilations need more.

I think the correct solution is to use swap (unless it is truly a
one-off case). [But I'm sure the patch would also make sense].


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