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Old 5th June 2017
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This link suggests that /var/empty is a part of most Linux systems too, albeit not defined in the FHS.

The Arch Linux filesystem package also includes /var/empty so it seems to be "supported".

heir(7) in my Arch box notes:
              Like /tmp, this directory holds temporary files stored for an unspecified
Perhaps this would be suitable?

EDIT: ha! Necrobump! Sorry...

Last edited by Head_on_a_Stick; 5th June 2017 at 03:08 AM. Reason: excusing my reply to a semi-necrobump.
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