Subject: Re: P_tmpdir
To: Steve Woodford <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason R Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 02/08/2002 18:14:26
On Sat, Feb 09, 2002 at 12:25:47AM +0000, Steve Woodford wrote:
> I just noticed that in the absence of TMPDIR, TMP or TEMP in the
> environment, new-toolchain's gcc uses /var/tmp for intermediate files.
> Looking back at `old' toolchain, there's a NetBSD-specific kludge in
> choose-temp.c which re-defines P_tmpdir to /tmp rather than the default
> /var/tmp from stdio.h
> It would be nice if the default was, once again, /tmp to regain the
> advantages of using mfs.
There is P_tmpdir documented? Is there any harm in changing it
to /tmp in <stdio.h>?
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>