Bug 1188186 - dnf ignores base.conf.cachedir when set after calling read_all_repos()
Summary: dnf ignores base.conf.cachedir when set after calling read_all_repos()
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 1184943
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: dnf
Version: 21
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Packaging Maintenance Team
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
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Reported: 2015-02-02 09:53 UTC by Jakub Filak
Modified: 2016-12-01 00:48 UTC (History)
8 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-02-13 10:38:36 UTC

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Description Jakub Filak 2015-02-02 09:53:15 UTC
Description of problem:
I've been playing with dnf and found out I have to set dnf.Base.conf.cachedir to a desired value before I call dnf.Base.read_all_repos() otherwise my script dies with an exception. See Bug 1184943 comment 2 for more details.

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Actual results:
dnf uses the system directory for its cache

Expected results:
dnf uses the provided directory for its cache or dnf documentation reflects this fact (or you can switch from dnf.Base.conf.cachedir variable to dnf.Base.conf.cachedir() function and spit a warning).

Comment 1 Michal Luscon 2015-02-13 10:38:36 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 1184943 ***

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