Incorrect display of application name and summary for Independent apps

Bug #634678 reported by Gary Lasker on 2010-09-10
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
software-center (Ubuntu)
Medium
Gary Lasker

Bug Description

Binary package hint: software-center

Ubuntu Software Center 2.1.17.2, Ubuntu Maverick

When viewing a test app in the "Independent" repository (currently the app-review-board PPA), the details view displays incorrect values for the application name and summary text. It appears that the summary text is displayed where the application name should be and the package name is displayed where the summary text should be.

Refer to the attached screenshot if you'd like to see for yourself.

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Gary Lasker (gary-lasker) wrote :
Changed in software-center (Ubuntu):
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Medium
assignee: nobody → Gary Lasker (gary-lasker)
Gary Lasker (gary-lasker) wrote :

Attached is a screenshot of the fixed-up details view using the linked branch.

Kiwinote (kiwinote) wrote :

Hi Gary. Shifting pkgname to summary field and summary to title field, is desired behaviour for non app pkgs per the spec. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SoftwareCenter#Determining software item information

Kiwinote (kiwinote) wrote :

Sorry, scrap that last comment. This specific issue is fixed and now works as it should :)

Changed in software-center (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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