[maverick] Freeze Exception Request: icoutils minor version bump

Bug #651845 reported by Scott Ritchie on 2010-09-30
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Bug Description

Binary package hint: icoutils

Upstream changelog:

2010-02-14: icoutils 0.29.0 released.
  Maintainer position adopted by Frank Richter <email address hidden>.
  Fixed icotool to correctly populate the planes and bit_count fields of Win32CursorIconFileDirEntry for icons (Joel Holdsworth).
  Fix occasional infinite loop when presented a corrupted icon file (Mathew Eis).
  Set color of fully transparent pixels to black (Martin Storsjö).
  Add support for "Vista" icons (raw PNGs embedded in .ico files).

2009-08-16: icoutils 0.28.0 released.
  Maintenance release - minor fixes only.
  Compile wrestool with win32-endian.c (from Martin Gieseking).
  Update license to GPLv3.
  Remove unnecessary (?) years in my copyright notices.
  Remove unnecessary spaces in the RPM .spec file.
  Updated Gnulib stuff and simplify some code in the process.

2009-06-29: icoutils 0.27.0 released.
  Maintenance release - minor fixes only.
  Update web site address in RPM package.
  Various Gnulib and build updates.
  Get rid of many files in the common subdirectory in the source code.
  Apply patch from Marcin Siennicki adding support to wrestool for
  extracting BMP files - thanks!
  Updated the RPM .spec file a little.
  icotool: Be stricter when parsing command line arguments.

Would solve:

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/icoutils/+bug/614918
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/icoutils/+bug/643085
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/icoutils/+bug/643460

The new icoutils is command-line compatible with the old versions so any scripts/dependent apps shouldn't break, and is needed by Gnome-exe-thumbnailer.

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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package icoutils - 0.29.1-0ubuntu1

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icoutils (0.29.1-0ubuntu1) maverick; urgency=low

  * debian/copyright:
    - code is now GPL3 licensed
    - new upstream authors
  * New upstream release (LP: #651845)
    - Drop package changes to config.sub and config.guess
    - Supports vista icons (LP: #622220, #643085)
    - Performance improvements (LP: #614918)
    - Other fixes (LP: #643460)
  * debian/control: add homepage
 -- Scott Ritchie <email address hidden> Thu, 30 Sep 2010 00:27:59 -0700

Changed in icoutils (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released
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