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Auto-generated Tmp Files In /tmp (Doc ID 2677825.1)

Last updated on JUNE 13, 2020

Applies to:

BI Publisher (formerly XML Publisher) - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The /tmp is filling up with auto-generated tmp, xml and st files.

This causes a detrimental impact to the system performance and impacts our application. 

-bash-4.2$ du -a /tmp | sort -n -r | head -20
1021836 /tmp
979756 /tmp/wldf-accessor-query-resultxxxxxxxxxxxxx.xml
14108 /tmp/xdoh3YVjejxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx.tmp
4360 /tmp/xdoafE7IWeoxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx.tmp
1600 /tmp/
1592 /tmp/
464 /tmp/

-rw-r-----. 1 bea beagrp 1xxxxxxxx4 May 4 10:31 /tmp/wldf-accessor-query-resultxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx.xml

What are these files? Why are they being generated ?


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