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im looking in my /tmp folder and see tons of files named IMPATTXXXXXXXX where x is just random numbers and or letters. any one know what these files are? We are trying to clean out out VPS.

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As far as I can see this files are from the horde-framework (I just googled it, maybe its from something different) and can be safely removed. Anyway, usually nothing should ever write something more or less important into /tmp, thus you can usually delete everything in it.

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thanks guys lots more space now. –  Nbrochu Jun 27 '11 at 18:11

IMPATXXXX are related to IMP. This files are from attachments; they can be left behind if a user cancels a message after attaching files.

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thanks for the info. –  Nbrochu Jun 27 '11 at 18:15

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