How To Change Oracle Traffic Directory's Default tmp Directory?
Last updated on FEBRUARY 10, 2017
Applies to:Oracle Traffic Director - Version 22.214.171.124 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
By default Oracle Traffic Directory uses /tmp as its temp path to store temporary files. For example, you may see the following in the server.xml file:
This may cause issues if you have a cron script (e.g tmpwatch) that automates temporary file cleanup on the /tmp directory. Issues you may encounter as a result of the cleanup include failure to stop OTD by running stopserv command, admin console displaying incorrect status of the OTD instance, etc. So how to configure the OTD to use a temp location other than the /tmp directory?
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