Please merge gnome-shell 3.28.2 from Debian

Bug #1775145 reported by Daniel van Vugt on 2018-06-05
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
gnome-shell (Ubuntu)
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)
Marco Trevisan (Treviño)

Bug Description

Please merge gnome-shell 3.28.2 from Debian.

It only contains a few bug fixes:

but that includes a fix for LP: #1765261 (gnome-shell#240)

[ Description ]

The second stable release in the 3.28 series.

[ QA ]

Run Ubuntu session, expect the shell to work normally with various setups

[ Regresison potential ]

There are fixes related to workspace thumbnails, polkit agent, keymaps, osd and login/lockscreen, so please ensure that these are working properly.

description: updated
description: updated
Jeremy Bicha (jbicha) on 2018-06-05
summary: - Please sync gnome-shell 3.28.2 from Debian
+ Please merge gnome-shell 3.28.2 from Debian
tags: added: bionic upgrade-software-version
description: updated
Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Olivier Tilloy (osomon)
status: New → In Progress
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

Any chance we could include this fix too? :)

Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Cosmic):
assignee: Olivier Tilloy (osomon) → Marco Trevisan (Treviño) (3v1n0)
Iain Lane (laney) on 2018-06-19
Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Bionic):
assignee: nobody → Marco Trevisan (Treviño) (3v1n0)
tags: removed: rls-bb-incoming
Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Cosmic):
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Bionic):
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → In Progress

Fixed for cosmic in 3.28.2-0ubuntu1

Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Cosmic):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
description: updated

Hello Daniel, or anyone else affected,

Accepted gnome-shell into bionic-proposed. The package will build now and be available at in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See for documentation on how to enable and use -proposed.Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested and change the tag from verification-needed-bionic to verification-done-bionic. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-bionic. In either case, without details of your testing we will not be able to proceed.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at . Thank you in advance!

Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-bionic
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

Verified. This bug is fixed in 3.28.2-0ubuntu0.18.04.1

tags: added: verification-done-bionic
removed: verification-needed-bionic
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package gnome-shell - 3.28.2-0ubuntu0.18.04.1

gnome-shell (3.28.2-0ubuntu0.18.04.1) bionic; urgency=medium

  [ Olivier Tilloy ]
  * New upstream release (LP: #1775145)
    - fixes valid password rejection at login screen (LP: #1765261)
  * Drop patches applied upstream:
    - debian/patches/polkitAgent-Guard-against-repeated-close-calls.patch
    - debian/patches/popupMenu-Fix-wrong-call-to-clutter_actor_add_child.patch
    - debian/patches/workspaceThumbnail-initialize-porthole-based-on-workArea.patch
    - debian/patches/workspaceThumbnail-only-update-_porthole-if-the-overview-.patch
    - debian/patches/workspaceThumbnail-rebuild-thumbnails-if-workareas-size-c.patch

  [ Andrea Azzarone ]
  * debian/patches/ubuntu_lock_on_suspend.patch: inhibit suspend until the
    screen is locked also in the case where automatic screen lock is disabled
    and screen lock on suspend is enabled (LP: #1768786)

  [ Marco Trevisan (Treviño) ]
  * Cherry pick upstream patches:
    - debian/patches/st-label-Unset-clutter-text-instance-on-disposal.patch (LP: #1714989)
  * debian/patches/st-texture-cache-Don-t-add-NULL-textures-to-cache.patch:
    - Cherry pick updated version from upstream, splitted in:
    + debian/patches/st-texture-cache-Don-t-add-NULL-textures-to-cache.patch
    + debian/patches/st-texture-cache-Save-cairo-surfaces-to-a-different-map.patch
  * debian/patches/authPrompt-Do-not-enable-sensitivity-if-retries-are-disal.patch
    - GDM gnome-shell greeter fix to fix unneeded login attempts (LP: #1777956)
  * debian/patches/series:
    - reorder to apply upstream cherry-picks before the others

  [ Daniel van Vugt ]
  * debian/patches/magnifier.js-Fix-zoom-juddering.patch:
    - magnifier.js: Fix zoom juddering (LP: #1691675)

 -- Marco Trevisan <email address hidden> Tue, 21 Jun 2018 01:45:42 +0200

Changed in gnome-shell (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released

The verification of the Stable Release Update for gnome-shell has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regressions.

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