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bug #38308: Remove unset variable from environment block

Submitted by:  Ulf Zibis <ulfzibis>
Submitted on:  Mon 11 Feb 2013 07:45:06 PM UTC  
Votes:  10  
Category: NoneSeverity: Major
Priority: 5 - NormalItem Group: Software Error
Status: FixedPrivacy: Public
Assigned to: NoneOriginator Name: Ulf Zibis
Open/Closed: ClosedRelease: 
Release: Bazaar - trunkReproducibility: Every Time
Planned Release: None

Mon 11 Feb 2013 07:45:06 PM UTC, original submission:

Following commands should remove variable from environment block:
unset [name]
save_env [name]
, like
grub-editenv - unset [name]

This is to prevent environment block from overflow by no-more needed variables and to again fulfil requests like:
if [ ! "${name}" ]; then ... fi

Ulf Zibis <ulfzibis>


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Sun 03 Nov 2013 05:17:54 AM UTCphcoderStatusNone=>Fixed
    Mon 11 Feb 2013 07:46:08 PM UTCulfzibisCarbon-Copy-=>Added ulfzibis

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