Synaptic uses ubuntu changelogs urls even for third party repos

Bug #153966 reported by Onkar Shinde on 2007-10-18
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
synaptic (Ubuntu)
Jean-Baptiste Lallement
Nominated for Hardy by Onkar Shinde

Bug Description

Binary package hint: synaptic

As stated in summary synaptic uses urls for all packages, irrespective of their origin (a PPA in my case) and fails.

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Changed in synaptic:
status: New → Confirmed
Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

Thanks for reporting this bug and any supporting documentation. Since this bug has enough information provided for a developer to begin work, I'm going to mark it as confirmed and let them handle it from here. Thanks for taking the time to make Ubuntu better!

Changed in synaptic (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: Confirmed → Triaged
Changed in synaptic (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel)
status: Triaged → In Progress
Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

fix committed to my branch.
tested with medibuntu.
changelogs for ppa will be available as soon as soyuz task in bug 45129 is done.

Changed in synaptic (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package synaptic - 0.63.1ubuntu4

synaptic (0.63.1ubuntu4) lucid; urgency=low

  [ Michael Vogt ]
  * po/it.po:
    - updated, thanks to Milo Casagrande (closes: #575685)

  [ Jean-Baptiste Lallement ]
  * common/rpackage.{cc,h}:
    - Use simplified URI for third party changelogs (LP: #45129)
  * debian/patches/01_ubuntu_changelog.dpatch:
    - update patch to support third party changelogs
  * common/rpackage.{cc,h}:
    - Support third party changelogs by using ArchiveURI() (LP: #153966)
    - Display LP links when changelog is not available for download
      (LP: #452564)
  * gtk/
    - check package flags when applying an action to a package list
      (LP: #513460)
  * common/
    - workaround to allow searching for terms with an hyphen (LP: #282995)
  * common/
    - xapianSearch: do not expand the first term when replacing the hyphen
    to reduce size of the resultse

  [ Oliver Joos ]
  * common/
    - Fix to store setting "Consider recommended packages as dependencies"
      (closes debian #440027 and LP: #154349)
 -- Michael Vogt <email address hidden> Thu, 15 Apr 2010 01:59:51 +0200

Changed in synaptic (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Changed in synaptic (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Released → New
Rafael Belmonte (eaglescreen) wrote :

synaptic 0.63.1ubuntu7 (lucid-updates)
This bug is not fixed here, synaptic is failing miserably to download changelogs from PPA.?field.comment=synaptic 0.63.1ubuntu7 (lucid-updates)
This bug is not fixed here, synaptic is failing miserably to download changelogs from PPA.

Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

launchpad doesn't provide a normalized way to fetch the changelog for a PPA. Currently, the only way to retrieve the changelog url is to use the lp api and that won't be implemented into synaptic.

Changed in synaptic (Ubuntu):
status: New → Fix Released

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