[vlc-devel] [PATCH] filesystem: fix vlc_memfd when "/tmp" is missing

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Oct 6 09:56:42 CEST 2015

Le 2015-10-05 17:23, Thomas Guillem a écrit :
> Try using the TMPDIR environment variable if "/tmp" is missing.

In theory, that would be correct (though the patch seems insanely 
intricate for that purpose). But in practice $TMPDIR seems often a 
per-user directory, and thus it will always be a on regular file system. 
memfd should really be on tmpfs or similar.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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