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Oracle Linux: How to Create a tmpfs Special Filesystem (Doc ID 2580947.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 21, 2021

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 6.0 and later
Linux x86-64


How to Create a tmpfs Special Filesystem. 

  •  tmpfs are not really used as filesystems, but just take advantage of the filesystem abstraction. 
  •  Applications can do I/O on a tmpfs
  •  tmpfs functions reside purely in memory.



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