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Updated lsb-release package corrects incorrect data in /etc/lsb-release

/etc/lsb-release still had data referencing the 9.2 release and the old Mandrakesoft naming.

  • Vendor: Mandrake
  • Vendor ID: MDKA-2004:025
  • Date: May 17, 2004

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Mandrakelinux Update Advisory

Package name: lsb-release
Advisory ID: MDKA-2004:025
Date: May 17th, 2004

Affected versions: 10.0

Problem Description:

/etc/lsb-release still had data referencing the 9.2 release and the
old Mandrakesoft naming.

Updated Packages:

Mandrakelinux 10.0:
1effdff5029ee04d937d2534528455d8 10.0/RPMS/lsb-release-1.4-4.1.100mdk.i586.rpm
e53dfe73991dcd064a6926305f52b663 10.0/SRPMS/lsb-release-1.4-4.1.100mdk.src.rpm

Mandrakelinux 10.0/AMD64:
127fe08bdee3286569cf5300ec236ce9 amd64/10.0/RPMS/lsb-release-1.4-4.1.100mdk.amd64.rpm
e53dfe73991dcd064a6926305f52b663 amd64/10.0/SRPMS/lsb-release-1.4-4.1.100mdk.src.rpm

Bug IDs fixed (see for more information):

670 - outdated /etc/lsb-release data

To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

A list of FTP mirrors can be obtained from:

All packages are signed by Mandrakesoft for security. You can obtain
the GPG public key of the Mandrakelinux Security Team by executing:

gpg --recv-keys --keyserver 0x22458A98

Please be aware that sometimes it takes the mirrors a few hours to

You can view other update advisories for Mandrakelinux at:

Mandrakesoft has several security-related mailing list services that
anyone can subscribe to. Information on these lists can be obtained by

If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

Type Bits/KeyID Date User ID
pub 1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Linux Mandrake Security Team

Version: GnuPG v1.0.7 (GNU/Linux)


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