Clean up script for tmp files

Randal, Phil phil.randal at
Wed Feb 12 12:22:48 GMT 2014

The latest version, 4.86.4 seems to clean up most of these.

If you do install that version, also get the latest from the MailScanner git repository to solve the issue of loads of tnef* files being created and not deleted.



-----Original Message-----
From: mailscanner-bounces at [mailto:mailscanner-bounces at] On Behalf Of Remco Barendse
Sent: 12 February 2014 10:56
To: MailScanner mailing list
Subject: Clean up script for tmp files

I know the subject was discussed on the mailing list several times but i didn't find the ultimate solution.

Does anyone have a super duper cleanup script for all the files in :

for files like  tmp.DPhoj31724

for files like  .spamassassin3805xUDKuUtmp

They are seriously clogging up my filesystem and slowing down the system.

I tried to script something based on the age of the file but it didn't work (maybe because most are zero byte files).


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