Bug 432890 - yumdownloader bogus error msg when cache dir N/A and running as non-root
yumdownloader bogus error msg when cache dir N/A and running as non-root
Status: CLOSED NEXTRELEASE
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yum-utils (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Seth Vidal
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Reported: 2008-02-14 17:37 EST by Ville Skyttä
Modified: 2008-02-16 03:54 EST (History)
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Description Ville Skyttä 2008-02-14 17:37:32 EST
While experimenting with bug 432889, I ran into this:

$ sudo rm -rf /var/cache/yum/development

$ yumdownloader --enablerepo=development taglib
Cannot handle specific enablerepo/disablerepo options.

Huh?  This error message seems bogus.

If running as root, it starts to populate the missing cache dir for the target
repo and works as expected.  Ditto when run afterwards when the cache dir exists
as non-root (modulo bug 432889).  This is yum-utils-1.1.11-1.fc8.noarch
Comment 1 Seth Vidal 2008-02-16 03:54:01 EST
pretty sure I inadvertently fixed this tonight as part of some other cleanups in
yumdownloader. closing this as nextrelease for the moment.

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