Oracle Linux: How To Set Persistent Alternate Directory For sosreport(1) In OL 5 & 6? (Doc ID 2163650.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 11, 2016

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

By default, the sosreport(1) tool places its output into the /tmp directory.  This can be changed each time the command is run.  If a persistent change is desired, this document provides several techniques .

Solution

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