This article is for Amanda Enterprise (AE)
By default Amanda uses /tmp directory as a temporary directory during restoration and ZMC operations.
In Solaris 10/OpenSolaris /tmp directory uses tmpfs. Tmpfs is a memory based file system for Solaris platforms, hence when /tmp file system gradually fills up which appears to consume lots of memory.
Solution: There are two solutions possible.
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