Software sources UI broken after d-i installation of Lubuntu

Bug #854244 reported by Erick Brunzell on 2011-09-19
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This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu)
Medium
Julien Lavergne

Bug Description

I'm testing the Beta 2 alternate candidate - 20110919-i386.

Not sure if this is a d-i problem or something to do with gtk but look at posts #16 thru 19 in bug 835961. The screenshots in #17 and 18 pretty much tell the story.

To summarize, after installation software sources UI can't be viewed from the update manager, and viewing it from synaptic displays a "list" as shown in post #17 of bug 835961.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: debian-installer (not installed)
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-11.18-generic 3.0.4
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-11-generic i686
ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu1
Architecture: i386
Date: Mon Sep 19 16:01:46 2011
InstallationMedia: Lubuntu 11.10 "Oneiric Ocelot" - Beta i386 (20110919)
MachineType: IDOT ID-PCM7E PC2500
MemoryUsage:
 total used free shared buffers cached
 Mem: 1996560 532208 1464352 0 21316 214984
 -/+ buffers/cache: 295908 1700652
 Swap: 2028540 0 2028540
ProcEnviron:
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcKernelCmdLine: BOOT_IMAGE=/boot/vmlinuz-3.0.0-11-generic root=UUID=30b5f1a1-9735-42e6-ab60-fb379209f9fd ro quiet splash vt.handoff=7
SourcePackage: debian-installer
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)
dmi.bios.date: 09/26/2006
dmi.bios.vendor: Phoenix Technologies, LTD
dmi.bios.version: 6.00 PG
dmi.board.name: ID-PCM7E PC2500
dmi.board.vendor: IDOT
dmi.board.version: 1.x
dmi.chassis.type: 3
dmi.chassis.vendor: IDOT
dmi.chassis.version: 1.x
dmi.modalias: dmi:bvnPhoenixTechnologies,LTD:bvr6.00PG:bd09/26/2006:svnIDOT:pnID-PCM7EPC2500:pvr1.x:rvnIDOT:rnID-PCM7EPC2500:rvr1.x:cvnIDOT:ct3:cvr1.x:
dmi.product.name: ID-PCM7E PC2500
dmi.product.version: 1.x
dmi.sys.vendor: IDOT

Erick Brunzell (lbsolost) wrote :
tags: added: iso-testing
Erick Brunzell (lbsolost) wrote :

This is still true of the 20110920.1-i386 alternate image.

Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

Could you please run apport-collect 854244 now that the bug has been filed about software-properties-gtk? Thanks in advance.

affects: debian-installer (Ubuntu) → software-properties (Ubuntu)
Changed in software-properties (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Julien Lavergne (gilir) wrote :

Confirmed, software-properties is not installed when using alternate ISO, I'll have a look at it.

affects: software-properties (Ubuntu) → lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu)
Changed in lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Julien Lavergne (gilir)
status: New → In Progress
Erick Brunzell (lbsolost) wrote :

Thanks Julien. I'll be tied up for a couple of hours with other testing.

As you note this only occurs with alternate installs, installations from live iso's seem to be fine.

Do you still need the apport-collect info?

Julien Lavergne (gilir) wrote :

No thanks it's ok Lance, I have enough information to work on this :)

Julien Lavergne (gilir) wrote :

I still don't know why it's working on live ISO, and not alternate. I commited a fix, it should be fixed after the beta2.
In the meantime, you can install the package software-properties-gtk to fix manually the problem.

Changed in lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Erick Brunzell (lbsolost) wrote :

I'm tired and my mind is choking on how to get this included in the release notes, but I suppose it should be in the Beta 2 release notes.

Erick Brunzell (lbsolost) wrote :

Just testing 20110920.2-i386 and this is fixed. Looks great, many thanks.

I'll leave it up to Julien to change the status, many thanks again.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package lubuntu-meta - 0.27

---------------
lubuntu-meta (0.27) oneiric; urgency=low

  * Refreshed dependencies
  * Added software-properties-gtk to desktop-recommends (LP: #854244)
  * Removed wvdial from desktop [armel]
  * Moved cups-driver-gutenprint to desktop-recommends
  * Moved evince to desktop-recommends
  * Moved file-roller to desktop-recommends
  * Moved gdebi to desktop-recommends
  * Moved gnome-bluetooth to desktop-recommends
  * Moved gnome-keyring to desktop-recommends
  * Moved gnome-system-tools to desktop-recommends
  * Moved gpicview to desktop-recommends
  * Moved language-selector-gnome to desktop-recommends
  * Moved lxkeymap to desktop-recommends
  * Moved network-manager-gnome to desktop-recommends (LP: #812094)
  * Moved scrot to desktop-recommends
  * Moved system-config-printer-gnome to desktop-recommends
  * Moved xfce4-power-manager to desktop-recommends
 -- Julien Lavergne <email address hidden> Sun, 25 Sep 2011 01:38:26 +0200

Changed in lubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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