Tag: tmpfs

Securing Your /tmp Partition with Cpanel/WHM

If you are renting a server then chances are everything is lumped in / and a small amount partitioned for /boot and some for swap. With this current setup, you have no room for making more partitions unless you have a second hard-drive. Learn how to create a secure /tmp partition even while […]

Using tmpfs for MySQL tmpdir setting

This is incredible, by the way. Any time MySQL needs to use a tmp table on disk, you can make it use RAM disk instead. WARNING: if the tmpfs partition you make isn’t big enough, MySQL will not be able to complete queries. Make sure you have enough RAM to […]