SRU the current 2.5.25 stable update

Bug #1883705 reported by Sebastien Bacher on 2020-06-16
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
libgphoto2 (Debian)
Fix Released
libgphoto2 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

* Impact

That's a stable update including bugfixes and support for newer cameras

The list of changes is available there:

* Test case

Connect a camera and check that the desktop correctly see it and prompt for an action. Check that the content can be browsed from nautilus and the photos imported from shotwell (unmount the device from nautilus first if needed)

* Regression potential

Nothing specific to check, the fixes are mostly for hardware that was not working and the change devices specific

Changed in libgphoto2 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Committed
importance: Undecided → Low
tags: added: upgrade-software-version
Changed in libgphoto2 (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package libgphoto2 - 2.5.25-0ubuntu1

libgphoto2 (2.5.25-0ubuntu1) groovy; urgency=medium

  * New upstream version (lp: #1883705)

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Mon, 15 Jun 2020 23:09:31 +0200

Changed in libgphoto2 (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in libgphoto2 (Debian):
status: New → Fix Released

Hello Sebastien, or anyone else affected,

Accepted libgphoto2 into focal-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, what testing has been performed on the package and change the tag from verification-needed-focal to verification-done-focal. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-focal. 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 for helping!

N.B. The updated package will be released to -updates after the bug(s) fixed by this package have been verified and the package has been in -proposed for a minimum of 7 days.

Changed in libgphoto2 (Ubuntu Focal):
status: New → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-focal

All autopkgtests for the newly accepted libgphoto2 (2.5.25-0ubuntu0.1) for focal have finished running.
The following regressions have been reported in tests triggered by the package:

gvfs/1.44.1-1ubuntu1 (arm64)

Please visit the excuses page listed below and investigate the failures, proceeding afterwards as per the StableReleaseUpdates policy regarding autopkgtest regressions [1].


Thank you!

Iain Lane (laney) wrote :

I retried gvfs and it passed!

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