[Fedora-packaging] Re: buildroot race condition

Ralf Corsepius rc040203 at freenet.de
Wed Mar 14 21:35:51 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-03-14 at 20:55 +0100, Axel Thimm wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 14, 2007 at 07:53:15PM +0100, Enrico Scholz wrote:
> > Therefore: either let us fix this issue completely ('mkdir
> > $RPM_BUILD_ROOT'), perhaps with reducing functionality in some use cases
> > (e.g. %_tmpdir/%username/%name-... buildroot).
> Make no mistake: I'm all for doing so, we even voted yesterday, but
> the vote didn't went well.
I voted against it, because 
a) all this is playing with symptoms. The real cause is inside of rpm
and therefore should be fixed inside of rpm.
b) this is all is not a real issue in practice.


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