Bug 804603 - place rpm version info into version banner
place rpm version info into version banner
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: seabios (Show other bugs)
Unspecified Unspecified
unspecified Severity unspecified
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Assigned To: Gerd Hoffmann
Virtualization Bugs
Depends On:
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Reported: 2012-03-19 07:46 EDT by Gerd Hoffmann
Modified: 2012-06-20 08:55 EDT (History)
6 users (show)

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Fixed In Version: seabios-
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2012-06-20 08:55:05 EDT
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seabios specfile patch (535 bytes, patch)
2012-03-19 07:46 EDT, Gerd Hoffmann
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Description Gerd Hoffmann 2012-03-19 07:46:57 EDT
Created attachment 571094 [details]
seabios specfile patch

Description of problem:
seabios has a version banner carrying timestamp and buildhost,
for rhel it is much more useful to have package version info there.

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

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot qemu
2. look at bios boot screen
Actual results:
SeaBIOS (version

Expected results:
SeaBIOS (version seabios-
Comment 1 Gerd Hoffmann 2012-03-19 07:50:56 EDT
Patch is on the list already.
Comment 2 juzhang 2012-03-19 08:16:01 EDT
Reproduce with seabios-

mark qa_ack +
Comment 6 juzhang 2012-04-19 23:59:13 EDT
Verified with seabios-,I tried bin and pm-bin

both can show right version.
version seabios-
version seabios-
Comment 8 Eduardo Habkost 2012-04-23 14:51:01 EDT
    Technical note added. If any revisions are required, please edit the "Technical Notes" field
    accordingly. All revisions will be proofread by the Engineering Content Services team.
    New Contents:
No documentation needed.
Comment 10 errata-xmlrpc 2012-06-20 08:55:05 EDT
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.

For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.

If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.


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