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From Jeff Trawick <>
Subject Re: Why does CacheLockPath default to a directory in /tmp instead of runtime-dir?
Date Sun, 05 Aug 2012 13:41:52 GMT
On Sun, Aug 5, 2012 at 9:29 AM, Filipe Cifali <> wrote:
> Normally /tmp is mounted at RAM (tmpfs) and it does provide better
> performance?

Sure.  And I guess there's a bit of value with them getting cleaned up
at reboot.

mod_auth_digest is another module that places in /tmp the sort of
artifact that other modules place in the runtimedir (or hard-coded

Hopefully in the future you'll be able to code "DefaultRuntimeDir
/var/run/" and everything gets the same benefit (and
without such a directive everything is created in a predictable
location).  It appears that a bunch of modules still need to get
smarter though.

> 2012/8/5 Jeff Trawick <>
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