function drush_tempnam

8.0.x drush_tempnam($pattern, $tmp_dir = NULL, $suffix = '')
6.x drush_tempnam($pattern, $tmp_dir = NULL, $suffix = '')
7.x drush_tempnam($pattern, $tmp_dir = NULL, $suffix = '')
3.x drush_tempnam($pattern, $tmp_dir = NULL)
4.x drush_tempnam($pattern, $tmp_dir = NULL)
5.x drush_tempnam($pattern, $tmp_dir = NULL, $suffix = '')
master drush_tempnam($pattern, $tmp_dir = NULL, $suffix = '')

Creates a temporary file, and registers it so that it will be deleted when drush exits. Whenever possible, drush_save_data_to_temp_file() should be used instead of this function.

2 calls to drush_tempnam()
drush_sql_dump_file in commands/sql/
Determine where to store an sql dump file. This function is called by sql-sync if the caller did not explicitly specify a dump file to use.
_drush_sql_sync in commands/sql/


includes/, line 452
The drush API implementation and helpers.


function drush_tempnam($pattern, $tmp_dir = NULL) {
  if ($tmp_dir == NULL) {
    $tmp_dir = sys_get_temp_dir();
  $tmp_file = tempnam($tmp_dir, $pattern);

  return $tmp_file;