salt.modules.temp

Simple module for creating temporary directories and files

This is a thin wrapper around Pythons tempfile module

New in version 2015.8.0.

salt.modules.temp.dir(suffix=u'', prefix=u'tmp', parent=None)

Create a temporary directory

CLI Example:

salt '*' temp.dir
salt '*' temp.dir prefix='mytemp-' parent='/var/run/'
salt.modules.temp.file(suffix=u'', prefix=u'tmp', parent=None)

Create a temporary file

CLI Example:

salt '*' temp.file
salt '*' temp.file prefix='mytemp-' parent='/var/run/'