Resizing/Expanding tmp Partition
Written by: on 28 August 2013 01:21 PM
Excellent guidelines on how to resize or expand a tmp partition. Learn step by step to do it yourself.
To check the size of the tmp partition use
For some VPS's this is inadequate and a full tmp directory can cause all sorts of problems.
Resizing the tmp partition is easy.
Log in via console or SSH and do the following -
Edit the file
Find the line
To change this to 2GB, modify this to:
Save the file, then run the following commands:
umount -l /tmp
Type "y" to the yes/no questions asked.
To check the new size of the tmp partition use