repartition /tmp?

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Fri May 2 07:44:50 PDT 2003

In the last episode (May 02), nick nelson said:
> On Fri May 02, 2003; 12:30AM -0500 Dan Nelson propagated the following:
> > > I appeared to have mitakenly made my /tmp partition on this
> > > machine way too small (missed a 0 completely.).
> > > 
> > What I end up doing is removing /tmp and symlinking it to /usr/tmp.
> This sounds like a good idea, however it's not as just deleting it is
> it? Since it's a partition. It'll give me a 'device busy' error if i
> try to delete it (as expected.)

Ah.  In that case just remove it from fstab so it never gets mounted.

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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