[Digikam-users] TMPDIR issues

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Sun Jan 25 12:41:35 GMT 2015

Gilles Caulier wrote:

> No. We use KDE APi to manage temporary files which wrap tmp location
> to /tmp under Linux.

OK, so back to the original post, try setting KDETMP ?


-- Rex

> Gilles Caulier
> 2015-01-25 1:09 GMT+01:00 Rex Dieter
> <rdieter at math.unl.edu>:
>> Gerhard Hoogterp wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> Quick question.. Is there a setting or a simple way to use an
>>> alternative TMPDIR with digikam?
>>> Where my /tmp is normaly more than adequate, for some (stitching
>>> panorama's) it's simply to small.
>> Is /tmp hard-coded somewhere?  If so, where exactly?
>> Full disclosure: If yes, I will likely need to patch fedora builds to use
>> something else (probably /var/tmp), since fedora's default /tmp is tmpfs,
>> which is unsuitable for anything non-trivial in size.

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