Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 77404
up2date --show-channels --showall runs package and channel names together
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:48:11 EDT
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Description of problem:
If the package name is longer than 40 characters it will be run into the channel
name using the above command. This makes it impossible to parse out which
packages are in which channels when scripting.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.up2date --show-channels --showall | grep XFree86-ISO8859-15-100dpi
Actual Results: Got the result:
i.e. no space between package and channel names
Expected Results: Should have got:
i.e. some whitespace between the package and channel names
This needs to be fixed for work at Nokia.
output isn't really designed to be used for scripting, it's
a info display.
What exactly is it nokia wants to do with this?
Needed for a custom channel/package browser.