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Bug 219150 - iproute-2.6.18-2.el5 prints wrong version string
iproute-2.6.18-2.el5 prints wrong version string
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: iproute (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Radek Vokal
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2006-12-11 10:37 EST by Bryn M. Reeves
Modified: 2012-05-19 19:33 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: 5.0.0
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Last Closed: 2007-01-10 21:52:43 EST
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Description Bryn M. Reeves 2006-12-11 10:37:57 EST
Description of problem:
iproute in RHEL5 gives an incorrect version string with -V.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. iproute -V

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Additional info:
Radek already identified this as a harcoded upstream version string in
snapshot.h so the fix is straightforward.
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2006-12-11 11:00:31 EST
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for

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