Fix lintian errors

Bug #1588980 reported by Sergio Schvezov on 2016-06-03
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Sergio Schvezov
snapcraft (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

W: snapcraft-parser: description-synopsis-starts-with-article
I: snapcraft-parser: description-synopsis-might-not-be-phrased-properly
I: snapcraft-parser: extended-description-is-probably-too-short
W: snapcraft-parser: binary-without-manpage usr/bin/snapcraft-parser
W: snapcraft: spelling-error-in-changelog Reenable Re-enable
W: snapcraft: binary-without-manpage usr/bin/snapcraft
E: snapcraft-examples: privacy-breach-uses-embedded-file usr/share/doc/snapcraft-examples/examples/webchat/index.html You may use libjs-jquery package. (


 * lintian errors might be real problems in the package.

 * by removing all the current errors, we can make sure that no new errors are introduced

[Test Case]

 * Run lintian after building the package.

[Regression Potential]

 * None. All the errors are about style, or ignorable.

Changed in snapcraft:
milestone: none → 2.11
assignee: nobody → Sergio Schvezov (sergiusens)
importance: Undecided → High
status: New → Triaged
Changed in snapcraft:
milestone: 2.12 → 2.11
Sergio Schvezov (sergiusens) wrote :
Changed in snapcraft:
status: Triaged → In Progress
Changed in snapcraft:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Changed in snapcraft (Ubuntu Xenial):
milestone: none → xenial-updates
Leo Arias (elopio) on 2016-06-10
description: updated

Hello Sergio, or anyone else affected,

Accepted snapcraft into xenial-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 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 to verification-done. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at . Thank you in advance!

Changed in snapcraft (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: New → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed
Leo Arias (elopio) wrote :

This bug doesn't affect users. I'm marking it as verification-done.

We added the lintian check to our daily job that uploads to the PPA to make sure it doesn't regress.

Thanks Brian!

tags: added: verification-done
removed: verification-needed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package snapcraft - 2.11

snapcraft (2.11) xenial; urgency=medium

  [ Leo Arias ]
  * Make the lxd unit test pass in architectures other than amd64. (#552)
    (LP: #1589747)
  * Support running the snaps tests in multiple architectures (#554)
    (LP: #1589779)
  * Make the IsDirty unit test case pass in architectures other than
    amd64. (#553) (LP: #1589752)

  [ Didier Roche ]
  * Reenable get and set tourdir unit tests (#551) (LP: #1589782)
  * Add finale tour examples and tests (#558) (LP: #1590903)
  * Reenable tour command (#559) (LP: #1590906)

  [ Sergio Schvezov ]
  * Fix or address lintian errors and warnings (#561) (LP: #1588980)

 -- Sergio Schvezov <email address hidden> Thu, 09 Jun 2016 18:46:22 -0300

Changed in snapcraft (Ubuntu Xenial):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released

The verification of the Stable Release Update for snapcraft 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.

Changed in snapcraft:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in snapcraft (Ubuntu Xenial):
importance: Undecided → High
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package snapcraft - 2.12+16.10

snapcraft (2.12+16.10) yakkety; urgency=medium

  [ Simon Quigley ]
  * Change apt-get to apt in (#564) (LP: #1591421)
  * Changed the mailing list in from snappy-devel to snapcraft
  * Add Subversion support (#567) (LP: #1543243)

  [ Joe Talbott ]
  * Include 'maintainer' and 'description' in the parser output. (#565)
    (LP: #1591199)
  * Support "```" wiki code tags in the parser. (#569) (LP: #1592133)
  * Add snapcraft-parser integration test. (#560) (LP: #1590268)
  * Make most wiki fields required. (#581) (LP: #LP: #1592133)
  * Add more info about reusable parts. (#527) (LP: #1582499)
  * Allow parts without a 'source' entry. (#599)

  [ Sergio Schvezov ]
  * New plugin: gulp (#563) (LP: #1575880)
  * Support for a hidden snapcraft.yaml (#582) (LP: #1587933)
  * Implement `snapcraft update` for parts (#588) (LP: #1594643)
  * Support updating cache without content-length (#598) (LP: #1595610)
  * Switch from local copy to the proper python package. (LP: #1590813)
  * Integrate with new remote parts (#590) (LP: #1594976)
  * Implement `snapcraft define` for parts (#594) (LP: #1594643)
  * Update the remote parts cache before demo tests (#604) (LP: #1596114)
  * Add missing build-packages for rpath test (#605) (LP: #1596114)
  * Implement snapcraft search (#608) (LP: #1596222)

  [ Bayard Randel ]
  * Ignore .eggs dir. (#572)

  [ Leo Arias ]
  * Use pexpect when testing the building of snaps (#573) (LP: #1592943)
  * Allow to run a subset of integration tests. (#576) (LP: #1593009)
  * Improve the store errors returning exceptions (#585) (LP: #1594636)
  * Add the register command (#586) (LP: #1595012)
  * Improve error reporting (#591) (LP: #1588023)
  * Fix the store update test to register a unique name (#595) (LP: #1595319)
  * Use a xenial docker container for travis executions (#597) (LP: #1532213)
  * Simplify the list plugins integration test (#607) (LP: #1596112)
  * Remove the unittests from the autopkgtest execution (#600) (LP: #1596068)

  [ Evan Dandrea ]
  * Make lxd containers ephemeral. (#578) (LP: #1577548)

  [ Daniel Holbach ]
  * it's (#587) (LP: #1594844)

  [ Rob Loach ]
  * Fix Snap icons for Demos (#574)

  [ Kyle Fazzari ]
  * Add qmake plugin. (#566) (LP: #1574774)
  * Don't copy libraries that are already in prime. (#580) (LP: #1570895)
  * Make app names more restrictive. (#555) (LP: #1589613)

 -- Sergio Schvezov <email address hidden> Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:58:10 -0300

Changed in snapcraft (Ubuntu Yakkety):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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