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Configure using /tmp

From:
M.J.T. Guy
Date:
March 15, 2000 03:16
Subject:
Configure using /tmp
Message ID:
E12VBmj-0003Pe-00@ursa.cus.cam.ac.uk
I notice that a couple of Configure's temporary files are in /tmp/c...
while most of them go in the UU directory.    Is there a reason for
this?

In the context of the current witchhunt, does this use of /tmp
raise any security issues?


Mike Guy



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