Amarok description in Add/Remove programs is silly

Bug #46526 reported by Matthew Paul Thomas on 2006-05-25
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
amarok (Ubuntu)
Wishlist
Unassigned

Bug Description

Steps to reproduce:
1. Choose "Add/Remove..."
2. In the Add/Remove Applications window, Click "Sound and Video".

What you see:
    amaroK
    Uncle Rodney says, "10/10, amaroK is seriously super!"

What you should see:
    Something meaningful.

This might be a mix-up with the full description, which begins "versatile and easy to use audio player for KDE amaroK tries to be a little different, providing a simple drag and drop interface that really makes playlist handling easy." That seems to be two sentences jumbled together, and maybe the first was supposed to be where Uncle Rodney's quote is. (And I don't know how having a "simple drag and drop interface" is "a little different" from every other audio player that does playlists, but I guess that's a separate issue.)

Changed in amarok:
status: Unconfirmed → Confirmed
Kenny Duffus (kduffus) wrote :

This is the description provided by the amarok authors in the desktop file, which probably sounded like a fun idea to them at the time...

Kenny Duffus (kduffus) on 2006-05-25
Changed in amarok:
status: Confirmed → In Progress
Kenny Duffus (kduffus) wrote :

this may not be fixed for dapper but will be for edgy if it isn't

Brandon Holtsclaw (imbrandon) wrote :

upstream notified, wishlist confirmed

Changed in amarok:
importance: Medium → Wishlist
status: In Progress → Confirmed
Andrew Ash (ash211) wrote :

The description for amarok in edgy still hasn't changed.

Brandon, how can we follow up with upstream (you said they were notified) to work towards getting the message changed?

Andrew Ash (ash211) wrote :
Changed in amarok:
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed

fixed in 1.4.6. assigning to me, so i can find this again.

Changed in amarok:
assignee: nobody → hobbsee
Changed in amarok:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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