No more space left on /tmp under Fedora

Under Fedora, one of my software requires more than 4Gb of temporary space and I realised that the /tmp directory is limited to 4Gb. In order to increase the /tmp directory, just edit the /etc/fstab file and add this line (to extend to 8Gb instead of 4Gb):

Then, as root:

That’s it. You can check that you have now 8Gb available in /tmp by typing

This entry was posted in Linux. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.