Grip Broken on Lunar: flask version mismatch

Bug #2040200 reported by Brett Holman
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
grip (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Attempt to use grip fails on ubuntu/lunar with python exception.

$ grip
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/grip", line 9, in <module>
    load_entry_point('grip==4.2.0', 'console_scripts', 'grip')()
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/pkg_resources/", line 522, in load_entry_point
    return get_distribution(dist).load_entry_point(group, name)
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/pkg_resources/", line 2855, in load_entry_point
    return ep.load()
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/pkg_resources/", line 2468, in load
    return self.resolve()
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/pkg_resources/", line 2474, in resolve
    module = __import__(self.module_name, fromlist=['__name__'], level=0)
  File "/usr/share/grip/grip/", line 13, in <module>
    from .api import (
  File "/usr/share/grip/grip/", line 8, in <module>
    from .app import Grip
  File "/usr/share/grip/grip/", line 28, in <module>
    from .assets import GitHubAssetManager, ReadmeAssetManager
  File "/usr/share/grip/grip/", line 16, in <module>
    from flask import safe_join
ImportError: cannot import name 'safe_join' from 'flask' (/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/flask/


$ apt-cache policy grip
  Installed: 4.2.0-3
  Candidate: 4.2.0-3
  Version table:
 *** 4.2.0-3 100
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

Revision history for this message
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in grip (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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