Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 246566
Up2date man page specifies wrong syntax for --installall
Last modified: 2010-10-22 12:02:55 EDT
Description of problem:
Up2date man page specifies wrong syntax for --isntallall. Patch attached to fix it
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Read man page, note syntax for installall ( --installall --channel "channelname"
2. Try command
# up2date --installall --channel="rhel-x86_64-as-4"
No such allowed channel: --channel=rhel-x86_64-as-4
The channel to install.
The man page for up2date is incorrect, patch to fix problem soon to be attached.
Created attachment 158403 [details]
Correct syntax for command.
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux maintenance release. Product Management has requested
further review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential
inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update release for currently deployed
products. This request is not yet committed for inclusion in an Update
Committed revision 118713.
QA: This bug is verified on all archs now.
IBM believes that this failed QA on RHEL 4.6 Snap1, did something get forgoten
in that release?
Stephanie Glass, IBM
It appears this fix was not included with RHEL 4.6 Snap1. It should be
included with the next snap. The version that includes this is 4.6.2-6 and
This event sent from IssueTracker by jkachuck
(In reply to comment #10)
If you're subscribed to beta channels for 4.6, it should the latest up2date beta
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
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