Re: [htdig] htmerge problem

Jim Cole (
Thu, 28 Oct 1999 10:51:41 -0600 (MDT)

Gerard GACHELIN's bits of Thu, 28 Oct 1999 translated to:

> /htmerge -v
> htmerge: Sorting...
> sort: write error while sorting: No space left on device
> htmerge: Word sort failed
> I have lot of space in the db directory.

Set up an environment variable called TMPDIR and point it to a directory
that has lots of free space. Make sure you run htmerge from the same
shell you used to set the variable.


setenv TMPDIR /some/directory if using a csh-ish shell

TMPDIR=/some/directory; export TMPDIR if using a sh-ish shell


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