[SRU] Enable support for Victoria Cloud Archive

Bug #1882583 reported by Corey Bryant on 2020-06-08
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
software-properties (Ubuntu)
Status tracked in Groovy
Corey Bryant
Corey Bryant

Bug Description

Please add support for:


This will also need to be SRU'd back to focal.

End users have to manually enable the victoria cloud archive pockets.

[Test case]
sudo add-apt-repository cloud-archive:victoria
sudo add-apt-repository cloud-archive:victoria-proposed

[Regression potential]
Limited - just a data item addition

Changed in software-properties (Ubuntu Focal):
status: New → Triaged
Changed in software-properties (Ubuntu Groovy):
status: New → Triaged
Changed in software-properties (Ubuntu Focal):
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in software-properties (Ubuntu Groovy):
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in software-properties (Ubuntu Focal):
assignee: nobody → Corey Bryant (corey.bryant)
Changed in software-properties (Ubuntu Groovy):
assignee: nobody → Corey Bryant (corey.bryant)
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package software-properties - 0.98.10

software-properties (0.98.10) groovy; urgency=medium

  [ Sebastien Bacher ]
  * softwareproperties/gtk/LivepatchPage.py:
    - set error string in the init so it happens after the textdomain
      is set, also fix the string used with gettext (lp: #1873272)

  [ Corey Bryant ]
  * cloudarchive: Enable support for the Victoria Ubuntu Cloud Archive on
    20.04 (LP: #1882583).

 -- Corey Bryant <email address hidden> Mon, 08 Jun 2020 14:18:42 -0400

Changed in software-properties (Ubuntu Groovy):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Corey Bryant (corey.bryant) wrote :

A new package version with this fix has been uploaded to the focal unapproved queue.

Hello Corey, or anyone else affected,

Accepted software-properties into focal-proposed. The package will build now and be available at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/software-properties/ in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed 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, what testing has been performed on the package and change the tag from verification-needed-focal to verification-done-focal. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-focal. 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 https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . 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 software-properties (Ubuntu Focal):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-focal
Corey Bryant (corey.bryant) wrote :
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Verified successfully:

root@f1:~# apt policy software-properties-common
  Version table:
 *** 500
        500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-proposed/main amd64 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     0.98.9 500
        500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal/main amd64 Packages

root@f1:~# sudo add-apt-repository cloud-archive:victoria --yes
sudo: setrlimit(RLIMIT_CORE): Operation not permitted
Reading package lists...
Building dependency tree...
Reading state information...
The following package was automatically installed and is no longer required:
Use 'sudo apt autoremove' to remove it.
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 19 not upgraded.
Need to get 5848 B of archives.
After this operation, 22.5 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal/main amd64 ubuntu-cloud-keyring all 2020.02.11.2 [5848 B]

Fetched 5848 B in 2s (3046 B/s)
Selecting previously unselected package ubuntu-cloud-keyring.
(Reading database ... 31250 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../ubuntu-cloud-keyring_2020.02.11.2_all.deb ...
Unpacking ubuntu-cloud-keyring (2020.02.11.2) ...
Setting up ubuntu-cloud-keyring (2020.02.11.2) ...
Hit:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-security InRelease
Hit:2 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal InRelease
Hit:3 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-updates InRelease
Hit:4 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-proposed InRelease
Hit:5 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu focal-backports InRelease
Ign:6 http://ubuntu-cloud.archive.canonical.com/ubuntu focal-updates/victoria InRelease
Get:7 http://ubuntu-cloud.archive.canonical.com/ubuntu focal-updates/victoria Release [7811 B]
Get:8 http://ubuntu-cloud.archive.canonical.com/ubuntu focal-updates/victoria Release.gpg [836 B]
Get:9 http://ubuntu-cloud.archive.canonical.com...


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