Quote Originally Posted by HBAkshay View Post

I would like to understand if there are any system process defined on SLES 11.4 that takes care of deletion of files and directories under /tmp filesystem?

On RHEL 7 and later versions, I see systemd does a cleanup of /tmp filesystem based on the config file /usr/lib/tmpfiles.d/tmp.conf

Do we have a similar setup on SLES 11.4?

Thanks and Regards
Hi and welcome to the Forum
Yes, this is taken care of via a cron job, you can also configure in YaST sysconfig editor under 'cron'.

From memory there maybe a /etc/tmpfiles directory(?)