[Yum] a few things to always report

seth vidal skvidal at phy.duke.edu
Fri Jan 2 21:53:11 UTC 2004


On Fri, 2004-01-02 at 08:07, Hedemark, Magnus wrote:
> seth vidal [mailto:skvidal at phy.duke.edu] writes:
> 
> > a few things to always report:
> > 1. version of linux
> > 2. version of yum (rpm -q yum)
> > 3. version of rpm (rpm -q rpm)
> 
> Something to consider for the wishlist.... "yum about" ... would maybe give
> output of "uname -a" along with "rpm -q yum" and "rpm -q rpm", as well as
> any other tidbits that are commonly of interest when debugging yum issues.
> People tend to be lazy, and rolling up everything into one command would
> certainly give people less excuses to be lazy when reporting problems.

Not a bad idea.

you mind bugzilla'ing that?

Thanks
-sv





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