TMP directories

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TMP directories

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CageFS makes sure that each user has his own /tmp directory, and that directory is part of end-user's quota.

 

The actual location of the directory is $USER_HOME/.cagefs/tmp

 

Once a day, using cron job, CageFS will clean up user's /tmp directory from all the files that haven't been accessed during 30 days.

 

This can be changed by running:

 

$ cagefsctl --set-tmpwatch='/usr/sbin/tmpwatch -umclq 720'

 

Where 720 is the number of hours that the file had to be inaccessible to be removed.

 

By default this is done at 03:37 AM, but you can also force the clean up outdated files that match 'chosen period' of all user's /tmp directories without waiting for a job to be launched by cronjob. Just run:

 

$ cagefsctl --tmpwatch