Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 146667
RH-Bugzilla version does not differ from main stream bugzilla
Last modified: 2007-03-27 00:26:42 EDT
Description of problem:
The rh-bugzilla uses the same version identifiers as the main stream
bugzilla. This makes machine processing of bugs difficult because
there isnt a way of determining the type of bugzilla install (RH or
Heres an example:
notice the version is "2.17.1"
Steps to Reproduce:
1. View a bug and look at the version
The version identifier doesnt differ from main stream bugzilla.
The version should identify this as a Red Hat Bugzilla system (for
Moving to 2.18 since same problem there. Will change the version to be more rh
Any news on this, Dave? We're looking at making the Eclipse bugzilla plugin use
XML-RPC for RH bugzilla but we can't do that until we can differentiate between
RH and another bugzilla installation.
Sorry for the delay on this. It fell off my radar due to other things. I have
changed it to 2.18-rh.
Thanks very much!