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KB-2433: Why does the /tmp folder fill up with cims files?

Authentication Service ,  

12 April,16 at 11:10 AM

Applies to: Centrify DirectControl 4.4.3 and below on all platforms.


Why does the /tmp folder fill up with cims files?


This is a known issue if the GP processor runs into trouble while downloading GPs - it will terminate without cleaning up the temporary files. 


1) Remove all /tmp/cimsxxxx files.
2) Run the command "adgpupdate".


This is fixed in Centrify DirectControl 4.4.4 and above.