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SHELL_TMPDIR Option Is Not Working (Doc ID 2261439.1)

Last updated on MAY 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Communications Messaging Server - Version 8.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The SHELL_TMPDIR option may be used to control where the pipe channel creates its temporary files when delivering to a shell command.  By default, such temporary files are created in the home directory of the MTA user (or the user specified by the user channel option).  Via this option, the MTA administrator may instead choose to have the temporary files created in some (single) other directory; e.g. (legacy configuration):


or (Unified Configuration):

msconfig> set channel:pipe.options.SHELL_TMPDIR /tmp



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