MDEV-16172 was implemented in MariaDB Server 10.3.7, InnoDB used to report a MySQL based version number at startup. Since then, the startup message reported a MariaDB version number, like this:
That version number was already reported by an earlier message:
Let us remove the redundant version number from InnoDB startup messages.
Note: At the start of the InnoDB redo log file ib_logfile0 there will continue to be a string that reports the program version with which the log file was created or rebuilt.