[Pkg-nagios-devel] Bug#414652: pam_tmpdir was the whole story :)

Richard A Nelson cowboy at debian.org
Mon Mar 19 16:56:32 CET 2007

After adding TMPDIR=/tmp (required for /usr/bin/mail), and running a
while, the notifications started trickling in - and there are no longer
any errors in /tmp/nagios.out (added >>/tmp/nagios.out 2>&1 to

So, this is now fair game for closure, but I'd like to recommend
a comment in /etc/default/nagios2...  A commented setting of TMPDIR
with a note saying something about pam_tmpdir.

Rick Nelson
* wichert_ imagines master without a MTA
<james> wichert: ehm?  that might hinder peformance of the BTS :p

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