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Bug 78081 - Add RH version number to GRUB menu item
Summary: Add RH version number to GRUB menu item
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: anaconda
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Jeremy Katz
QA Contact: Mike McLean
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-18 20:28 UTC by Jay Fenlason
Modified: 2014-08-31 23:24 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Enhancement
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Last Closed: 2003-01-12 20:45:35 UTC

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Description Jay Fenlason 2002-11-18 20:28:26 UTC
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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

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

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

Additional info:

Comment 1 Jeremy Katz 2003-01-12 20:45:35 UTC
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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