Linux Gentoo/Sabayon How to Increase/Change the Tmps, /tmp Temporary Space Size

October 13, 2013 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.

Gentoo/Sabayon How to Increase/Change the tmps Temporary Size

The Tip Show How to Change/Increase/Resize the Temporary Space Size of the /tmp Directory on Gentoo Based Linux Distros.

In Essence the Procedure Consist in Editing the fstab System File and Simply Rebooting the System .

The Contents and Details are Expressly Essentials to Give Focus Only to the Essentials Instructions and Commands and Make Gentoo/Sabayon Tip Easier to Read & Understand ;)

  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Linux Debian GNOME 3 Open Terminal
  2. Edit the fstab File

    su -c "nano /etc/fstab"

    Change the Size Reserved to the Temporary File System.

  3. After Reboot Check the New tmps Size

    df -h