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Ambari Forum

May I modify the temporary dir (/tmp) during installation?

  • #41083
    Lebing XIE

    Hello, based on our IT policy, the /tmp is set with noexec option. How can I modify the temporary directory during installation? Thanks alot

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  • #41167
    Yi Zhang

    Hi Lebing,

    Which configuration to /tmp are you referring to?


    Lebing XIE

    ambari will scp several shell script to /tmp and launch them. our /tmp is mounted with noexec option.

    Seth Lyubich

    HI Lebing,

    Ambari currently does not support setting different /tmp location. On the other hand I think that Hadoop modules will use /tmp so this will not just effect Ambari.

    Hope this helps.


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