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Id: 76663
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Queue: PathTools

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: ribasushi [...]
Cc: MITHALDU [...]

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Subject: ->tmpdir on MSWin32 often returns the root-dir
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The list of directories to try at is really short, which often results in \ being returned. Given that many tests do not properly cleanup after themselves, using ->tmpdir on MSWin32 is prone to filling up the root with random crap. We should be attempting more common cases like C:\Windows\Temp and the like.

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