Create a temporary file or directory - mktemp

Create a temporary file or directory. More information: mktemp - Make a Temporary File or Directory.

  • Create an empty temporary file and print the absolute path to it:

mktemp

  • Create an empty temporary file with a given suffix and print the absolute path to file:

mktemp --suffix "{{.ext}}"

  • Create a temporary directory and print the absolute path to it:

mktemp --directory