Server Administration & Management

How to clear /tmp partition

Here is following commands to clear unwanted stuff from the /tmp partition on the server?

# tmpwatch –mtime –all 48 /tmp

The above command will remove all files and folders from the /tmp which have not been accessed in the last couple of days (24×2=48). You can modify the number of hours as required.

July 2, 2011 Posted by | Tips & Tricks, Unix/Linux | , , , | Leave a comment