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Bug 33610 - up2date checks by name for redhat-release
up2date checks by name for redhat-release
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: up2date (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Preston Brown
Jay Turner
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Reported: 2001-03-28 10:36 EST by Jeremy Katz
Modified: 2015-01-07 18:44 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-03-28 10:59:40 EST
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Description Jeremy Katz 2001-03-28 10:36:12 EST
To determine the release being used, up2date queries by name for the
redhat-release package.  This query should instead probably be for a
package providing redhat-release since, for example, rawhide uses
Comment 1 Adrian Likins 2001-03-28 10:59:35 EST
fixed in cvs
Comment 2 Preston Brown 2001-03-28 13:39:48 EST
fixed in rawhide.

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