Bug 430066 - --cache option fails if subdirectory yum-cache doesnt exist
--cache option fails if subdirectory yum-cache doesnt exist
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: livecd-tools (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2008-01-24 06:29 EST by Rahul Sundaram
Modified: 2013-03-13 01:43 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2009-06-28 06:36:06 EDT
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Description Rahul Sundaram 2008-01-24 06:29:36 EST
Description of problem:

--cache option fails if all the subdirectories necessary isn't manually created

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How reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. mkdir /tmp/cache
2. livecd-creator --cache=/tmp/cache --config=foo.ks
Actual results:

mount: special device /tmp/cache//yum-cache does not exist
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/livecd-creator", line 1603, in <module>
  File "/usr/bin/livecd-creator", line 1573, in main
    target.setup(options.base_on, options.cachedir)
  File "/usr/bin/livecd-creator", line 516, in setup
  File "/usr/bin/livecd-creator", line 67, in mount
    raise MountError("Bind-mounting '%s' to '%s' failed" % (self.src, self.dest))
__main__.MountError: Bind-mounting '/tmp/cache//yum-cache' to
'/var/tmp/livecd-creator-Z6Tgoi/install_root//var/cache/yum' failed

Expected results:

livecd-creator should just creator the subdirectories it wants and work instead
of making the user create all the subdirectories by themselves. 

Additional info:
Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2008-01-31 11:50:50 EST
Fixed in git
Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 00:52:03 EDT
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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