Opened 2 years ago

Closed 2 years ago

Last modified 2 years ago

#23403 closed task (fixed)

Use tor-browser-build/tmp rather than /tmp as default tmp directory

Reported by: boklm Owned by: boklm
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version:
Severity: Normal Keywords: tbb-rbm, TorBrowserTeam201709R
Cc: tbb-team Actual Points:
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Description

We are currently using /tmp as the default temporary directory, however it seems to be quite common that this directory is mounted on a small tmpfs partition, which makes the build fail because of lack of disk space.

To avoid this, we should instead use a tmp directory inside the tor-browser-build directory by default.

https://trac.torproject.org/projects/tor/ticket/23382#comment:1

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Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by boklm

Keywords: TorBrowserTeam201709R added
Status: assignedneeds_review

This patch is changing the default tmp_dir to tor-browser-build/tmp:
https://gitweb.torproject.org/user/boklm/tor-browser-build.git/commit/?h=bug_23403

comment:2 Changed 2 years ago by gk

Resolution: fixed
Status: needs_reviewclosed

Looks good, thanks. Applied to master (commit b2dd98160a1c07f73f7ab66475cb02be295e4ee5).

comment:3 Changed 2 years ago by boklm

In commit 84881888708f4fd163b1867193fed6471d0c53a9 I added this tmp directory to the .gitignore file.

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