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/* Generate a unique temporary filename using up to five characters of
PFX if it is not NULL. The directory to put this file in is
searched for as follows: First the environment variable "TMPDIR" is
checked. If it contains the name of a directory, that directory is
used. If not and if DIR is not NULL, that value is checked. If
that fails, P_tmpdir is tried and finally "/tmp". The storage for
the filename is allocated by `malloc'. */
tempnam (const char *dir, const char *pfx)
if (__path_search (buf, FILENAME_MAX, dir, pfx, 1))
if (__gen_tempname (buf, 0, 0, __GT_NOCREATE))
return __strdup (buf);
"the use of `tempnam' is dangerous, better use `mkstemp'")