incorrect Breaks statement forces removal because of newer firefox-3.5

Bug #456598 reported by Martin-Éric Racine on 2009-10-20
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
mozvoikko (Ubuntu)
High
Alexander Sack

Bug Description

Binary package hint: mozvoikko

Today's latest firefox-3.5 (just a few days before releasing the Karmic final) Breaks mozvoikko, so APT tries to remove mozvoikko. This is undesirable. Fixing this requires either adjusting the dependencies of mozvoikko or firefox-3.5 or both, the rebuilding the binary.

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Tue Oct 20 22:15:53 2009
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
Package: mozvoikko 1.0-1ubuntu2
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=fi_FI.UTF-8
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=fi_FI.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-14.48-generic
SourcePackage: mozvoikko
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-14-generic i686

Martin-Éric Racine (q-funk) wrote :
Alexander Sack (asac) wrote :

i dropped the breaks and fixed install.rdf to have proper minVersion.

Uploading to ubuntu (via ftp to upload.ubuntu.com):
  Uploading mozvoikko_1.0-1ubuntu3.dsc: done.
  Uploading mozvoikko_1.0-1ubuntu3.diff.gz: done.
  Uploading mozvoikko_1.0-1ubuntu3_source.changes: done.
Successfully uploaded packages.

Changed in mozvoikko (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Committed
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Alexander Sack (asac)
Martin-Éric Racine (q-funk) wrote :

Somehow, that upload never made it to the repository. Has it failed to build, perhaps?

tags: added: regression-potential

I can't find any message about failed build. Perhaps this delay has something to do with the current freeze, should we subscribe the release team or something?

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package mozvoikko - 1.0-1ubuntu3

---------------
mozvoikko (1.0-1ubuntu3) karmic; urgency=low

  * LP: #456598 - incorrect Breaks statement forces removal
    because of newer firefox-3.5; fix install.rdf to use proper
    minVersion bounds rather than shipping a package Breaks:
    - update mozvoikko.config
    - update debian/control

 -- Alexander Sack <email address hidden> Tue, 20 Oct 2009 21:37:02 +0200

Changed in mozvoikko (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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