Please update jEdit to new stable version 4.3.1

Bug #514212 reported by Ernst on 2010-01-29
This bug affects 1 person
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jedit (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: jedit

jEdit 4.3.1 is a bugfix release (with minor features) against 4.3~pre18 which is currently in Ubuntu.

It build fine using sbuild and installed OK:
$ sudo dpkg -i jedit_4.3.1.dfsg-0ubuntu1_all.deb
(Lese Datenbank ... 516064 Dateien und Verzeichnisse sind derzeit installiert.)
Vorbereiten zum Ersetzen von jedit 4.3~pre18.dfsg-0ubuntu1 (durch jedit_4.3.1.dfsg-0ubuntu1_all.deb) ...
Entpacke Ersatz für jedit ...
Richte jedit ein (4.3.1.dfsg-0ubuntu1) ...

Verarbeite Trigger für menu ...
Verarbeite Trigger für man-db ...
Verarbeite Trigger für desktop-file-utils ...
Verarbeite Trigger für python-gmenu ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/desktop.de_DE.utf8.cache...
Verarbeite Trigger für python-support ...

I've made sure that it works ok by opening it, doing some editing and fetched updates using the Plugin Manager.

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Daniel Hahler (blueyed) wrote :

I'll do this later today.
Test build is in my PPA already.

Changed in jedit (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
Alvin (alvind) wrote :

Some plugins (XML.jar, SideKick.jar,...) require the new version. This also affects Karmic (4.3~pre16.dfsg-0ubuntu1)
The solution is a newer version for karmic. Should I file a separate bug report for this?

tags: added: needs-packaging
Daniel Hahler (blueyed) wrote :

jEdit 4.3.1 is in my PPA:

We should file a FFe to get the latest stable version of jEdit into Ubuntu Lucid (see

I'll look into this in the next days, hopefully - feel free to step over me though, at least it's packaged already - so everything the FFe requires should be available (and given that 4.3.1 is the current stable).


Changed in jedit (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Triaged
Daniel Hahler (blueyed) wrote :
description: updated
tags: removed: needs-packaging
Daniel Hahler (blueyed) wrote :
tags: added: patch
Daniel Hahler (blueyed) on 2010-03-11
Changed in jedit (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → New
Daniel Hahler (blueyed) on 2010-03-11
tags: removed: patch
StefanPotyra (sistpoty) wrote :

ACK, FFe granted. Please go ahead.

Changed in jedit (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package jedit - 4.3.1.dfsg-0ubuntu1

jedit (4.3.1.dfsg-0ubuntu1) lucid; urgency=low

  * New upstream release (LP: #514212)
  * Fix debian/watch
  * debian/rules: fix get-orig-source
 -- Daniel Hahler <email address hidden> Thu, 11 Mar 2010 21:22:11 +0100

Changed in jedit (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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