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Re: Creating /var/shm as a symlink during startup

Would that play nicely with


? If it's the first time booting after adding it to rc.conf, will the
link '/somedir/@ruid' be created before trying to create .shm?

On Fri, 6 Nov 2015 20:31:20 +0100
Martin Husemann <> wrote:

> I would like to commit the patch below.
> It is usefull for memory restricted systems where you only want one
> tmpfs (with a single, reasonable small limit) and want to share that
> tmpfs for both /tmp and /var/shm.
> With the patch, it is as easy as setting
> 	var_shm_symlink="/tmp/.shm"
> in /etc/rc.conf and making /tmp a tmpfs in /etc/fstab.
> Any objections? Better ideas?
> Martin

Have a good day,

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