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From Joe Orton <>
Subject Re: t/api/server_const.t test failure from Red Hat developer vanity patches
Date Mon, 01 Oct 2012 12:28:26 GMT
On Wed, Aug 01, 2012 at 01:41:34PM -0700, Fred Moyer wrote:
> The reason this test failure occurs is because the RedHat rpm devs
> patched the version component code to replace 'Unix' with @VENDOR@, in
> these cases either Centos or Fedora. But their patch isn't complete -
> they didn't patch the server description code, so that returns 'Unix'
> instead of 'Centos'.

Sorry about that Fred, that's my mistake.  I've fixed this for future 
releases by changing the #define PLATFORM in os.h to use the vendor 

(FWIW, we patch Server not only for our own vanity: customers request 
differentiation of the Server header for internal audit purposes.)

Regards, Joe

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