Usage of temp directory in JIRA


What is the usage of temp directory in JIRA? I mean Is it using when excel export fucntions, load dashboard gadjets, uploading attachmnets.... etc..

Thanks in advance,


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Yes, JIRA writes the temporary files to the temp directory. It stores the temporary files such as import / export files, attachment files and indexes in this /temp directory.

Hope this answers it!

I have changed the location of temp directory by editing file. But i'm unable to verify whether it has been changed or not. Any suggesions.

Hi Naren,

I have found another workaround for change the location of temp directory. I use symbolic links. It works fine. Is there any issues of this method?

Hi  all,

In my temp directory there are so many files how can i know that this file is relate with which issue.

e.g I want to know the file which is relate to issue-1.

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