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What does tmp folder used for and where is it located?

I don't have one. Should I create it under app root and give it write permissions for the user under which I run the app server?

I did that with uplaod and images/avatars, but I can't find where tmp is actually used.

Also, I don't want to enable such permissions for WEB-INF/config.
If I always modify the config files manually, can the forum run fine without a write access to the config directory?


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If you always change the files by hand, you don't have to give write access to the config directory.

The tmp dir is used when the attachment is bigger than 100kb.

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Should I also create a cache folder in the app root and make it writable?
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No, you don't need to do that. The cache folder is not used anywhere.

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OK, thanks.
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