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Re: Moving /tmp to tmpfs makes it useless

On Thu, May 24, 2012 at 9:30 PM, Jakub Wilk <jwilk@debian.org> wrote:
>> Q: I'm a smart man, I know what I'm doing, what apps I'm breaking and what
>> consequences my decision might have, but I still need my /tmp in tmpfs.
>> A: Then you should do that. In those rare cases when defaults need to be
>> changed they should be changed.
> ACK. /tmp on tmpfs is a nice hack (I use it myself!), but it's a terrible
> default.

Hasn't this been discussed at length already in previous threads? I'm
all for discussion and even revisiting topics to some extent, but it
doesn't seem healthy that we come back to a dead discussion, raising
the same topics again, over and over, not taking into account what has
already been said about it, not doing proper research beforehand, not
taking into account constraints such as the looming freeze...


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