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egingell 04-10-2005 07:23 AM

Mounting /tmp on different disk
I'm trying to mount the /tmp directory on a different internal hard drive ('cuz I don't want temp files on my main HD). When I do 'mount /dev/hdd2 /tmp' and 'chmod 1777 /tmp' then logout, the login doesn't come up. Luckily, when I reboot, all is well. Any advice?

trickykid 04-10-2005 08:52 AM

Are you editing your fstab file to point /tmp to the new location? And is this new location on a formatted filesystem?

egingell 04-10-2005 04:05 PM

I did once and had to boot from the RedHat install disk in rescue mode change it to noauto because it wouldn't load past the CUI login.

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