Bug 860814 - Firefox should use /var/tmp not /tmp
Firefox should use /var/tmp not /tmp
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firefox (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jan Horak
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
: 827581 (view as bug list)
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Reported: 2012-09-26 15:07 EDT by Jóhann B. Guðmundsson
Modified: 2013-08-05 04:04 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-10-15 06:13:03 EDT
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Description Jóhann B. Guðmundsson 2012-09-26 15:07:01 EDT
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See http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/tmp-on-tmpfs

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Comment 1 Jóhann B. Guðmundsson 2012-09-26 15:09:34 EDT
Just choose open with instead of saving a large file to a specific location and you will ( depending on the size of the file ofcourse in my case 1GB tar ball ) will wind up filling up /tmp
Comment 2 Jan Horak 2012-10-15 06:13:03 EDT
Thanks for bug report, this should be fixed now by Firefox 16.0.1. Please reopen if problem reoccurs.
Comment 3 Martin Stransky 2012-10-30 10:38:22 EDT
*** Bug 827581 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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