Changing TMPDIR for restore?
cswiger at mac.com
Tue Jun 30 02:41:27 UTC 2015
On Jun 29, 2015, at 4:46 PM, Chris Maness <chris at chrismaness.com> wrote:
> I have tried changing the TMPDIR env variable for restore as I am
> using a livecd to restore my server from a dump. However, restore
> doesn't seem to be recognizing the new tmp directory I created for it.
> I did #set TMPDIR='/mnt/tmp' and #echo $TMPDIR shows the correct
> directory. I am stuck, and not finding any hints on the net.
> Any suggestions?
Try "export TMPDIR" next. Or do it in one step via "export TMPDIR=/mnt/tmp".
Only exported variables get inherited by subprocesses....
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