Comment 3 for bug 1426933

Brian Murray (brian-murray) wrote :

The problem is the leading slash in the PPA name and there are surprising number occurrences of this at errors.ubuntu.com.

https://errors.ubuntu.com/bucket/?id=/usr/bin/add-apt-repository%3AIndexError%3A/usr/bin/add-apt-repository%40119%3Ashortcut_handler%3Ashortcut_handler%3A__init__%3Amangle_ppa_shortcut

The instructions for adding a PPA on Launchpad don't display a leading slash but it still seems worth fixing.