Re: htdig: htmerge using 4GB

Geoff Hutchison (
Sun, 24 May 1998 11:26:51 -0400 (EDT)

On Sat, 23 May 1998, ing. J.E.J. op den Brouw wrote:

> Did you export the environment variable. I was fooled once by this.
> TMPDIR=/whatever/your/path/is
> export TMPDIR

Yeah, I'm doing that and the temp sort files show up in the TMPDIR.
I guess the problem is that GNU sort is generating a lot of fairly large
temporary files.

Any help, or should I look at the GNU sort source?

-Geoff Hutchison
Williams Students Online

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