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Re: autoclean mode for tmpfs

On Sun, Aug 07, 2011 at 06:59:32PM +0200, Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:
 > > But that is uber-stupid ;) Something tries to access a file, which is
 > > perfectly there, and instead of returning the data, we toss the data
 > > away and return ENOENT... ???
 > If I understood correctly the idea, you do this if your temporary file
 > has expired its TTL. The idea is to have temporary file that vanish on
 > their own, right?

Yes, but if they don't actually go away without explicit intervention it
mostly defeats the purpose...

David A. Holland

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