gnome-about crashed with BadOptionError in parse_args()

Bug #175235 reported by Moti Ochayun on 2007-12-10
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Released
gnome-desktop (Ubuntu)
Ubuntu Desktop Bugs

Bug Description

when i install picasa

ProblemType: Crash
Architecture: i386
Date: Mon Dec 10 07:16:37 2007
Dependencies: gnome-desktop-data 1:2.21.2-0ubuntu1
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 8.04
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gnome-about
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.5
Package: gnome-about 1:2.21.2-0ubuntu1
PackageArchitecture: i386
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/gnome-about --version
ProcCwd: /home/moti
PythonArgs: ['/usr/bin/gnome-about', '--version']
SourcePackage: gnome-desktop
Title: gnome-about crashed with BadOptionError in parse_args()
Uname: Linux moti-desktop 2.6.22-14-generic #1 SMP Sun Oct 14 23:05:12 GMT 2007 i686 GNU/Linux

Moti Ochayun (moti) wrote :
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Thank you for your bug. I've sent the issue upstream on

Changed in gnome-desktop:
assignee: nobody → desktop-bugs
importance: Undecided → Medium
milestone: none → ubuntu-8.04
status: New → Triaged
Changed in gnome-desktop:
status: Unknown → New
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-desktop - 1:2.21.91-0ubuntu1

gnome-desktop (1:2.21.91-0ubuntu1) hardy; urgency=low

  * New upstream version:
    - Fix invalid read
    - Fix compilation issue caused by some headers
    - Port to gio
    - Fix crash in GnomeBG when file is empty (lp: #189191)
    - Add back a --version option (lp: #175235)
    - Require gio, and get rid of gnome-vfs
  * debian/
    - don't use gnomevfs
    - updated libglib requirement

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Mon, 11 Feb 2008 23:12:02 +0100

Changed in gnome-desktop:
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Changed in gnome-desktop:
status: New → Fix Released
Changed in gnome-desktop:
importance: Unknown → Medium
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