Bug 1022515 - createrepo failure leaves .repodata temp dir behind
createrepo failure leaves .repodata temp dir behind
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: createrepo (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: packaging-team-maint
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Reported: 2013-10-23 08:57 EDT by Zdeněk Pavlas
Modified: 2014-02-02 17:29 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: createrepo-0.10.1-0.fc20
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Last Closed: 2013-12-20 21:28:10 EST
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Description Zdeněk Pavlas 2013-10-23 08:57:25 EDT
Description of problem:

When there's a fatal error during a createrepo run, .repodata directory is left behind.

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How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:

1. mkdir repo; touch repo/pkg.rpm; echo pkg.rpm >pkglist
2. createrepo -i pkglist

Actual results:

createrepo fails with "RPM Error opening Package", but leaves .repodata dir.

Expected results:

no .repodata dir.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Fedora Update System 2013-12-19 06:31:46 EST
createrepo-0.10.1-0.fc20 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 20.
Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2013-12-19 20:53:21 EST
Package createrepo-0.10.1-0.fc20:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 20 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing createrepo-0.10.1-0.fc20'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-12-20 21:28:10 EST
createrepo-0.10.1-0.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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