[needs-packaging] [MOTU] Have ubuntu-unity-desktop meta package in universe

Bug #1736994 reported by Khurshid Alam on 2017-12-07
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Simon Quigley

Bug Description

[needs-packaging] ubuntu-unity-desktop

ubuntu-unity-desktop is the meta package which installs a fully functional unity desktop.

Source: https://code.launchpad.net/~unity7maintainers/ubuntu-unity-meta/+git/ubuntu-unity-meta

Seed: https://code.launchpad.net/~unity7maintainers/ubuntu-seeds/ubuntu-unity.bionic

License: GNU GPL v2

PPA: ppa:unity7maintainers/unity7-desktop

tags: added: bionic
tags: added: ubuntu-sponsors
tags: added: needs-packaging
removed: ubuntu-sponsors
description: updated
Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

*** This is an automated message ***

This bug is tagged needs-packaging which identifies it as a request for a new package in Ubuntu. As a part of the managing needs-packaging bug reports specification, https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/Specs/NeedsPackagingBugs, all needs-packaging bug reports have Wishlist importance. Subsequently, I'm setting this bug's status to Wishlist.

summary: - [MOTU] Have ubuntu-unity-desktop meta package in universe
+ [needs-packaging] [MOTU] Have ubuntu-unity-desktop meta package in
+ universe
Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) wrote :

I'm not planning on uploading this; this is just a passing comment.

You need to have an actual seed repository which is used to generate the list of dependencies in your metapackage when you run ./update from your metapackge

You don't need to be an official flavor to have that repository. For instance, here is Ubuntu Budgie's:


Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) wrote :

Please subscribe ubuntu-sponsors so that a sponsor will actually see this request when you are ready for sponsorship.


Khurshid Alam (khurshid-alam) wrote :

Alright I will prepare a seed branch.

description: updated
Khurshid Alam (khurshid-alam) wrote :
description: updated
Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Confirmed
Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) on 2017-12-31
affects: ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu) → ubuntu
Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) wrote :

Touched up the packaging a bit (as I'm on the team) and uploaded.

Changed in ubuntu:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
assignee: nobody → Simon Quigley (tsimonq2)
Simon Quigley (tsimonq2) wrote :

Congrats :)

Changed in ubuntu:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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