[PATCH] binman: Avoid requiring a home directory on startup

Simon Glass sjg at chromium.org
Fri Feb 10 21:59:46 CET 2023

This is needed to download tools, but we may not need to do this. At
present binman fails to start if HOME is not set.

Use the current directory as a default to avoid this.

Signed-off-by: Simon Glass <sjg at chromium.org>

 tools/binman/bintool.py | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/tools/binman/bintool.py b/tools/binman/bintool.py
index 8fda13ff012..f460243e796 100644
--- a/tools/binman/bintool.py
+++ b/tools/binman/bintool.py
@@ -43,7 +43,7 @@ FETCH_NAMES = {
 # Status of tool fetching
-DOWNLOAD_DESTDIR = os.path.join(os.getenv('HOME'), 'bin')
+DOWNLOAD_DESTDIR = os.path.expanduser('~/bin')
 class Bintool:
     """Tool which operates on binaries to help produce entry contents

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