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Bug 78081 - Add RH version number to GRUB menu item
Add RH version number to GRUB menu item
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Jeremy Katz
Mike McLean
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Reported: 2002-11-18 15:28 EST by Jay Fenlason
Modified: 2014-08-31 19:24 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2003-01-12 15:45:35 EST
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Description Jay Fenlason 2002-11-18 15:28:26 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; Konqueror/3; Linux)

Description of problem:
Instead of making the default GRUB menu item "Red Hat Linux", saying "Red Hat Linux 8.0" would make life easier for people who run too many machines with different versions of Linux installed

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install Red Hat Linux 8.0 too many times, manually changing the GRUB boot menu each time.

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Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-12 15:45:35 EST
This would then not be correct after an upgrade which would be more annoying
imho since anaconda doesn't change the boot loader config on an upgrade anymore,
instead depending on grubby to do it.  

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