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Old 04-10-2005, 07:23 AM   #1
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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?
Old 04-10-2005, 08:52 AM   #2
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Are you editing your fstab file to point /tmp to the new location? And is this new location on a formatted filesystem?
Old 04-10-2005, 04:05 PM   #3
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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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