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Bug 78031 - [RFE] errata e-mail should mention packages can be scheduled from the website
Summary: [RFE] errata e-mail should mention packages can be scheduled from the website
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Network
Classification: Red Hat
Component: RHN/Web Site
Version: RHN Stable
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Mike Orazi
QA Contact: Amy Owens
URL:
Whiteboard: US=18658
Depends On:
Blocks: 414671
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2002-11-17 23:31 UTC by Patrick C. F. Ernzer
Modified: 2008-04-29 12:54 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: 5.0.4
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Environment:
Last Closed: 2008-04-29 12:54:35 UTC


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Description Patrick C. F. Ernzer 2002-11-17 23:31:00 UTC
Description of Problem:
The errata e-mail should tell useres that they can shedule a package list
refresh from the web site.

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


How Reproducible:
Every time

Steps to Reproduce:
1. receive an errata per e-mail notification
2. e.g. RHSA-2002:206-12
3. See under 'Affected Systems List'
	
Actual Results:
command line package list refresh explained, web alternative not described.

Expected Results:
We should also point to the web site.

Additional Information:
example text:
[...]
In that case you should update the package profile for the concerned server in
one of the following ways:

     - select your server name by clicking on its name from the list
       available at the following location, select the 'Packages'
       tab and then schedule a 'Package List Refresh'.
           https://rhn.redhat.com/network/systemlist/system_list.pxt

     - run 'up2date -p' as root form the command line of the system
       in question.

Comment 1 Mihai Ibanescu 2003-01-15 15:53:10 UTC
gdk, can we scope this out/make it an RFE/whatever?

Comment 2 Fanny Augustin 2006-11-14 20:42:21 UTC
Reassigning  bugs from gdk (old RHN engineering Manager) to tsanders (current
RHN engineering manager)

Comment 3 Grant Gainey 2008-04-29 12:54:35 UTC
I don't know when this happened - but the current system sends out emails with
the following under "Taking Action":

"
You may address the issues outlined in this advisory in two ways:

     - select your server name by clicking on its name from the list
       available at the following location, and then schedule an
       errata update for it:
           https://rhn.redhat.com/rhn/systems/SystemList.do

     - run the Update Agent on each affected server.
"

Looks like we did this sometime in the Distant Past.



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