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|Summary:||can't disable color from cmd line|
|Product:||Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5||Reporter:||James Antill <james.antill>|
|Component:||yum||Assignee:||James Antill <james.antill>|
|Status:||CLOSED ERRATA||QA Contact:||BaseOS QE Security Team <qe-baseos-security>|
|Version:||5.4||CC:||ffesti, james.antill, jhutar, pmatilai, rlerch, tla|
|Fixed In Version:||Doc Type:||Bug Fix|
Due to a logic error in the code, yum ignored the --color=never option on the command line and color=never option in yum.conf. Yum output was therefore always in color, regardless of user preferences. With the error corrected, users can now use yum in monochrome.
|Last Closed:||2009-09-02 03:33:52 EDT||Type:||---|
|oVirt Team:||---||RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:|
Description James Antill 2009-06-24 11:56:35 EDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #506754 +++ Description of problem: I still see color when I use the option "--color=never" or set color=never in yum.conf Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): yum-3.2.23-3.fc10 How reproducible: always Steps to Reproduce: 1. $ yum --color=never list 'e2fs*' Actual results: see colors Expected results: no colors Additional info: IMHO, no color should be the default. --- Additional comment from firstname.lastname@example.org on 2009-06-18 11:43:38 EDT --- Here's the fix: http://yum.baseurl.org/gitweb?p=yum.git;a=commitdiff;h=86d3ee60e1d067cd3eeb1aff436502e638f66fdd ...you can change the default to no colour by setting "color=never" in your yum.conf. --- Additional comment from email@example.com on 2009-06-18 14:27:18 EDT --- confirm patch worked. thanks. i know i can set it in yum.conf and that's what i'll be doing.
Comment 1 James Antill 2009-06-24 11:57:15 EDT
This is a simple fix (move a couple of lines around) and ready to go for snap1.
Comment 8 Ruediger Landmann 2009-09-01 16:49:19 EDT
Release note added. If any revisions are required, please set the "requires_release_notes" flag to "?" and edit the "Release Notes" field accordingly. All revisions will be proofread by the Engineering Content Services team. New Contents: Due to a logic error in the code, yum ignored the --color=never option on the command line and color=never option in yum.conf. Yum output was therefore always in color, regardless of user preferences. With the error corrected, users can now use yum in monochrome.
Comment 9 errata-xmlrpc 2009-09-02 03:33:52 EDT
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information on therefore solution and/or where to find the updated files, please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report if the solution does not work for you. http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHBA-2009-1419.html