Bug 689697 - write the version of Lorax somewhere into initrd.img
write the version of Lorax somewhere into initrd.img
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: lorax (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Martin Gracik
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2011-03-22 03:51 EDT by Ales Kozumplik
Modified: 2014-09-30 19:39 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: lorax-17.0-1
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Last Closed: 2011-09-12 06:35:19 EDT
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Description Ales Kozumplik 2011-03-22 03:51:56 EDT
It is difficult to figure out what version of lorax composed the initrd a particular bug is reported against. Confusing situations happen, bugs are reported against wrong Lorax versions, reporter often claiming a fixed-in version is used and the bug still can be reproduced, turning this bugzilla into a house of lies, etc.

To remedy the situation I propose adding a [compose] section into .buildstamp that will mention the lorax version used, e.g


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