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Re: increase space in /tmp

On Fri, Nov 30, 2007 at 05:45:35AM -0500, Mark Neidorff wrote:
> Is it possible to increase the space available in /tmp without doing the 
> backup/repartition/reinstall/restore dance?
> I'm trying to backup a dvd using k9copy.  It wants to have about 8 gig free in 
> the /tmp partition, but when I set the system up, I gave /tmp much less than 
> that.

It's been a while since I used k-9 copy (a few months at least) but
I never needed that much space in /tmp. Poke around in the config
dialogs looking for references to /tmp and change that. 

hm... it occurs to me that maybe you're trying to backup from one dvd
to another? And that's causing k-9 copy to want to store the file
temporarily, thus it uses /tmp. Why not just copy it directly to your
harddrive and then perform the burn as a separate step. just a


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