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#146 scripts in /tmp

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Max Horn
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5
2011-10-28
2011-04-28
dustinac
No

The fink program saves scripts it needs to execute into /var/tmp. At least if you interrupt builds as much as I do, these temporary files tend to accumulate in /var/tmp over the years. This patch changes Services.pm to instead put the scripts in /tmp. The advantage is that /tmp is not preserved across reboots, so the scripts won't accumulate in the same way. The patch works against either CVS HEAD or current fink version 0.29.21.

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  • dustinac
    dustinac
    2011-04-28

    patch for fink/perlmod/FinkServices.pm

     
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  • Max Horn
    Max Horn
    2011-10-28

    A slightly altered version of this has now been merged into our code base and will be included in a future release. See also <https://github.com/fink/fink/pull/1>

    Thank you for your contribution!

     
  • Max Horn
    Max Horn
    2011-10-28

    • assigned_to: nobody --> fingolfin
    • status: open --> closed-accepted