OEM vendor information set to chassis vendor

Bug #1765400 reported by Mike Wilson on 2018-04-19
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ubuntu-report (Ubuntu)
Didier Roche

Bug Description

Currently the OEM vendor is being pulled from /sys/class/dmi/id/chassis_vendor and not /sys/class/dmi/id/sys_vendor which is the correct source. sys_vendor is pulled from type 1 and contains the correct SMBIOS OEM values.

Didier Roche (didrocks) wrote :

Fix is in master, package uploaded, waiting in UNAPPROVED.

Changed in ubuntu-report (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Didier Roche (didrocks)
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ubuntu-report - 1.0.11

ubuntu-report (1.0.11) bionic; urgency=medium

  * Use sys_vendor to determine vendor (LP: #1765400)
    After a discussion with Entroware, the SMBIOS spec infer that we should
    prefer sys_vendor to chassis_vendor for collecting Vendor information.
    Use that field and update tests thus.
    Thanks to Michael Wilson for pointing it out.

 -- Didier Roche <email address hidden> Thu, 19 Apr 2018 15:00:16 +0200

Changed in ubuntu-report (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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