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Extracted files are stored in /tmp



On flow run, the /tmp directory for the extracted Files directory is used instead of the set Since the directory has limited space,  the requirement is to navigate the directory to a different location.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Set user.user.temp.dir property in file.
  2. Run indexing. View the extractedFIles directory created in /tmp/extractedFiles.

Root Cause

The user.temp.dir property was not used for the extractedFiles directory. This was because fixed was used.


Perform the following local-change:

For extractedFiles directory location, set the following,

com.pega.pegarules.bootstrap.tempdir=<path for extractedFiles directory>
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Published October 11, 2018 - Updated October 8, 2020

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