using tmpfs files system

Scott Silva ssilva at
Thu Jun 28 17:36:33 IST 2007

Marcello Anderlini spake the following on 6/28/2007 8:57 AM:
> Hi, I would like to use a tmpfs files sytste to try to speed up
> mailscanner process.
> I'm using a centos 4.5 distribution and I saw that tmpfs  it's already
> mounted for /dev/shm.
> How can I achieve this without dismount this partition that I suppose
> it's used for other programs ?
> Does anyone have some suggestion ?
> thanks and sorry for my worst English.
> Marcello
In /etc/fstab just add the following line;
none /var/spool/MailScanner/incoming tmpfs defaults 0 0


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