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Fedora 18 Will Stick To Using Tmpfs

Fedora 18 Spherical Cow released in 34 days!It was decided at today's FESCo meeting to not disable the mounting of /tmp as a tmpfs file-system by default for the forthcoming Fedora 18 Linux release.

For months the Fedora developers have been planning to mount /tmp with tmpfs for putting the temporary directory in RAM/SWAP volatile memory as it will lead to less disk reads/writes, potentially save power / better the performance...Read more at Phoronix

 

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