SRU current 0.28 version to bionic

Bug #1802895 reported by Sebastien Bacher on 2018-11-12
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
shotwell (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

* Impact
The update is a GNOME stable update (, it include only important bugfixes, it would be good to get into the LTS

* Test case
Nothing specific, test that your photos are still listed, than you can import new ones, view&edit pictures, etc

* Regression potential
There are fixes about ptp/mtp devices handling, we should check with different camera/phones/etc that it creates no new issue

Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Closing on the main serie since cosmic has 0.30 which is newer and includes those changes/fixes too

description: updated
Changed in shotwell (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Committed
importance: Undecided → High
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released

Hello Sebastien, or anyone else affected,

Accepted shotwell into bionic-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 and change the tag from verification-needed-bionic to verification-done-bionic. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-bionic. 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 shotwell (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: New → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-bionic
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

0.28.4-0ubuntu1 works correctly, photo import, browsing, editing have no visible problems

tags: added: verification-done verification-done-bionic
removed: verification-needed verification-needed-bionic

The verification of the Stable Release Update for shotwell has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regressions.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package shotwell - 0.28.4-0ubuntu1

shotwell (0.28.4-0ubuntu1) bionic; urgency=medium

  * New bugfix update (lp: #1802895)
    - Fix "Out of memory" issues when scrolling through large collections
      (lp: #1606491)
  * debian/patches/git_notifications_segfault.patch:
    - direct: Fix crash when dismissing modifications (lp: #1723181)

 -- Sebastien Bacher <email address hidden> Mon, 12 Nov 2018 11:43:31 +0100

Changed in shotwell (Ubuntu Bionic):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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