Please upgrade to upstream 2.20.3 version

Bug #181698 reported by Robert Ancell on 2008-01-10
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-games (Ubuntu)
Marco Rodrigues

Bug Description

Binary package hint: gnome-games

Please upgrade the Gutsy version of Gnome Games. There have been a number of severe bugs that were fixed in 2.20.2 and 2.20.3 which are causing a flood of bug duplicates in the Gnome Bugzilla (there are a _lot_ of Ubuntu users out there...). Two bugs are particularly frequent ( and as they occur when Ubuntu systems are being upgraded (when people often probably play games).

Maia Everett (linneris) on 2008-01-10
Changed in gnome-games:
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Marco Rodrigues (gothicx) wrote :
Changed in gnome-games:
status: New → Fix Released
assignee: nobody → gothicx
Robert Ancell (robert-ancell) wrote :

Marco, that is the unstable version, the latest stable version is 2.20.3. (gedit has been updated to 2.20.3). I'm raising this because we're spending a lot of time marking duplicate bugs in Gnome... :(

Marco Rodrigues (gothicx) wrote :

In ubuntu Hardy (development) the latest is 2.21.4, this isn't Debian. In Debian it's 2.16.3-1 at stable. You should request the bug to update it there, not here.

Robert Ancell (robert-ancell) wrote :

Isn't Gutsy based off Sid? Sid is currently using gnome-game 2.20.2:

What is the Gutsy policy with upsteam bugfixes?

Marco Rodrigues (gothicx) wrote :

The Ubuntu has packages from Debian, but isn't at all a copy of it.

Ask for a backport:

Ask for a SRU:

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

new versions are usually not uploaded to stable, exception can be made for limited set of changes concerning bug fixes only though, otherwise specific patches can be backported

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