Bug#692559: RAMTMP is missing too

Thorsten Glaser t.glaser at tarent.de
Mon Dec 31 07:54:19 GMT 2018

On Sat, 29 Dec 2018, Dmitry Bogatov wrote:

> Regarding RAMTMP, I am not sure whether it is actually useful. Really,
> if you want /tmp in tmpfs, just add entry into /etc/fstab. There
> should be one, and only one oblivious way to do it.

Normally, yes, but it’s there now, so please don’t remove it,
that would change existing systems to the worse.

I had been using the variable because the verbiage in the
/etc/default/* files indicated that it was “the Debian way”
now to do things like mounting /tmp there.

15:41⎜<Lo-lan-do:#fusionforge> Somebody write a testsuite for helloworld :-)

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