paprefs was silently promoted back to recommends, should be dropped again to suggests?

Bug #309422 reported by Steve Langasek on 2008-12-18
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
pulseaudio (Ubuntu)
High
Unassigned
Jaunty
High
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: pulseaudio

The only mention of paprefs in the pulseaudio changelog is of demoting it to a Suggests, but in jaunty the package seems to have been silently promoted to a Recommends. This package is in universe, and having it in Recommends causes its dependencies - gconfmm, glademm, and gnomeuimm -- to be pulled into the desktop task and therefore onto the CDs (even though paprefs itself can't be). This probably needs to be demoted back to a Suggests.

Steve Langasek (vorlon) on 2008-12-18
Changed in pulseaudio:
importance: Undecided → High
Daniel T Chen (crimsun) on 2008-12-27
Changed in pulseaudio:
status: New → In Progress
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package pulseaudio - 0.9.13-2ubuntu4

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pulseaudio (0.9.13-2ubuntu4) jaunty; urgency=low

  * Demote paprefs to suggests (LP: #309422)
  * Add fixes from git:
    - 0010_check_before_using_environment.patch,
    - 0011_load_restore_before_other_modules.patch,
    - 0012_dont_hit_assert_checking_for_idleness.patch,
    - 0013_dont_hit_assert_issuing_two_rewinds_in_single_iter.patch,
    - 0014_retry_without_snd-pcm-no-auto-format.patch.

 -- Daniel T Chen <email address hidden> Sun, 28 Dec 2008 23:43:01 -0500

Changed in pulseaudio:
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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