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Bug 4581

Summary: hostid conflicts with util-linux
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Raw Hide Reporter: Jeff Johnson <jbj>
Component: sh-utilsAssignee: bero
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Description Jeff Johnson 1999-08-18 08:45:38 UTC
bash$ sudo rpm -U --force sh-utils-2.0-1.sparc.rpm
krusty:/D/6.1/sparc 687 bash$ hostid
2a84cfaf
krusty:/D/6.1/sparc 688 bash$ sudo rpm -U --force
util-linux-2.9v-20.sparc.rpm
krusty:/D/6.1/sparc 689 bash$ hostid
8079725d

The sparc-only hostid in util-linux is a dinky shell script
that at least returns the same hostid as the equivalent
Solaris command. Dunno what the sh-utils hostid is about.

Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 1999-08-24 01:06:59 UTC
assigned to jbj :-)

Comment 2 Jeff Johnson 1999-08-26 18:51:59 UTC
Fixedi (by renaming hostid to sunhostid) in util-linux-2.9w-21.