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I want to install TeX Live on NAS; the problem is that its built-in Linux has very small /tmp partition which is quickly filled by packages downloaded by installer. Yet I have a plenty of place on other partitions, so it would be nice to somehow change temp location it uses.

Any ideas?

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As far as I can tell, it tries the $TMPDIR, $TMP and $TEMP environment settings before falling back to /tmp, so defining one of those in the environment should do the trick.

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I'll give it a try... – mbq Sep 24 '10 at 13:43
Ok, works. Thanks. – mbq Sep 24 '10 at 13:52

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