createrepo --update litters CWD with "garbageid" directory

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at
Tue Sep 13 15:13:48 UTC 2011

On Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 10:12 AM, seth vidal <skvidal at> wrote:
> On Tue, 2011-09-13 at 10:08 -0500, Richard Shaw wrote:
>> I noticed this started in F15, but when I run "createrepo --update
>> ..." it litters the current directory with a "garbageid" directory.
>> I'm not sure if anything ever exists in it but after createrepo exits
>> the directory is always empty for me.
>> Is there a reason for this or is this a bug?
> It _was_ a bug and it has been fixed upstream.
> I'm planning on pushing out a new createrepo this week which closes a
> number of these items.



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