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Re: How do I force SVN to use /var/tmp NOT /tmp?

From: Erik Huelsmann <ehuels_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 2009 19:12:50 +0100

export TMP=/var/tmp
<run your import>



On Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 5:45 PM, <accounts_at_stevengpeterson.net> wrote:
> How can I tell SVN to use "/var/tmp" instead of "/tmp" for temporary files?
> I'm trying to import a vendor-drop on a 1.5GB game engine SDK, using svn_load_dirs.pl. "/tmp" is a tmpfs and not big enough for what this project merge requires.
> Thankyou!
> -----
> Athena: 663$ ./svn_load_dirs.pl -t tags/tgea-1.8.1 svn+ssh://userFoo@domain.us/home/userFoo/svn/tge14/gg/tgea-core-18/ trunk TGEA_1_8_1/
> ...............svn: Commit succeeded, but other errors follow:
> svn: Error bumping revisions post-commit (details follow):
> svn: Error writing to '/tmp/svn_load_dirs_dlyNRpJYkg/my_import_wc/documentation/content/documentation/Engine Reference'
> svn: Can't write to file '/tmp/svn_load_dirs_dlyNRpJYkg/my_import_wc/documentation/content/documentation/Engine Reference/.svn/tmp/entries': No space left on device
> Press return to quit and clean up svn working directory:
> Cleaning up /tmp/svn_load_dirs_dlyNRpJYkg
> Can't remove directory /tmp/svn_load_dirs_dlyNRpJYkg/my_import_wc: Invalid argument at ./svn_load_dirs.pl line 2042
> Can't remove directory /tmp/svn_load_dirs_dlyNRpJYkg: File exists at ./svn_load_dirs.pl line 2042
> Athena: 664$
> Athena: 664$
> ---------
> Me: why does "/tmp" only have 2.4 GB free if "/" has 107GB free? and how do i fixed it.
> Me: It just FUBAR a 1.5 GB SVN vendor-drop merge and import on the *last* line ...
> #OPENSOLARIS: tmpfs is a memory based file system
> #OPENSOLARIS: memory+swap. but you can make it not tmpfs if you want, just remove the mount in /etc/vfstab
> #OPENSOLARIS: but... you really shouldn't need 2GB of /tmp space, it's meant for small, temporary files use /var/tmp if you need a lot of space
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Received on 2009-02-16 19:13:39 CET

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