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how turn off tmpfs on Fedora 18 ?

asked 2013-04-28 10:34:50 -0500

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updated 2013-04-28 10:35:18 -0500

Hi, I'd like check some programs that consume lot of memory working without /tmp mounted as tmpfs, since this will occupy even more memory.

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answered 2013-04-28 10:51:34 -0500

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systemctl mask tmp.mount

This will turn off any filesystem from being mounted on /tmp, forcing it to be on / instead. To turn it on again, run

systemctl unmask tmp.mount
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