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What Are The Files With Names Like ".lo.[a-z][A-Z][0-9]*" In /tmp? (Doc ID 1900577.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 17, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 7.0.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

We found numerous files which the MTA creates under /tmp.

Ex:

-rw-------   1 mailsrv  mail           0 Jun 17 17:39 .lo.__a4aY
-rw-------   1 mailsrv  mail           0 Jun 17 04:29 .lo.__a4ld
-rw-------   1 mailsrv  mail           0 Jun 17 12:01 .lo.__a4Ny
-rw-------   1 mailsrv  mail           0 Jun 17 03:03 .lo.__a4o6
...etc

What are these files with names like ".lo.[a-z][A-Z][0-9]*" in /tmp?

Solution

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