Managing temporary files with systemd-tmpfiles

Posted at January 28, 2017 at 11:35 am by Jithin

In this tutorial we can check how to manage temporary files with systemd-tmpfiles   A modern system requires a large number of temporary files and directories. Not just the highly user-visible ones such as /tmp that get used and abused by regular users, but also more task-specific ones such as daemon and user-specific volatile directories under /run. In this context, volatile means that the file system storing these files only exists in memory. When the system reboots or loses power,   [...]

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