Ubuntu GNOME installer shows screenshots which do not apply

Bug #1154715 reported by Matthew Butler
This bug affects 5 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu GNOME
Fix Released
Alfredo Hernández
ubiquity-slideshow-ubuntu (Ubuntu)
Fix Released

Bug Description

Ubuntu Gnome 13.04 installer currently shows two images which are not applicable for the standard installation.

Image 5 shows Gnome Epiphany which is no longer part of the default installation, instead Firefox is included.
Image 6 shows Abiword and Gnumeric which are no longer part of the default installation, instead LibreOffice is included.

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Ubuntu QA Website (ubuntuqa) wrote :

This bug has been reported on the Ubuntu ISO testing tracker.

A list of all reports related to this bug can be found here:

tags: added: iso-testing
Changed in ubiquity-slideshow-ubuntu (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
tags: added: biesize
tags: added: bitesize
removed: biesize
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Jeremy Bícha (jbicha) wrote :

I'm bumping the importance since we should not release 13.10 with this unfixed.

According to https://wiki.ubuntu.com/SaucySalamander/ReleaseSchedule
this needs to be fixed by September 19 since that's User Interface Freeze.

Changed in ubiquity-slideshow-ubuntu (Ubuntu):
importance: Low → High
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Jackson Doak (noskcaj) wrote :

I don't agree with the priority increase since slideshows don't "need" to be updated till after the feature freeze.

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Jeremy Bícha (jbicha) wrote :

Jackson, I consider this bug release-critical for Ubuntu GNOME because from my perspective this bug has a big impact.

The slideshow for Ubuntu GNOME was outdated even for 12.10 because nobody started working on it until after User Interface Freeze and I didn't want the installer to only be partially translated (that's why there is no explanatory text). Updating the slideshow wasn't done for 13.04 so we're overdue for fixing it now.

It's really not that different from Canonical labeling several of their Unity bugs as "Critical" such as bug 1053470 for the "Amazon" feature.

Changed in ubuntu-gnome:
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → High
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Alfredo Hernández (aldomann) wrote :

I'm currently working on this. Ubuntu GNOME 13.10 will come with an updated brand new Ubiquity Slideshow.

Changed in ubuntu-gnome:
assignee: nobody → Alfredo Hernández (aldomann)
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amjjawad  (amjjawad) wrote :

I do agree with Jeremy Bicha (jbicha), this is an important bug and I'm glad that Alfredo Hernández (aldomann), Ubuntu GNOME Artwork Team Leader is working on this so I am not worried at all, this will be fixed for this release, that is for sure :)

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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ubiquity-slideshow-ubuntu - 74

ubiquity-slideshow-ubuntu (74) saucy; urgency=low

  [ Alfredo Hernández ]
  * New Ubuntu GNOME slideshow (LP: #1154715)

  [ Pasi Lallinaho ]
  * Remove mention to broken Twitter plugin for Pidgin.

  [ Dylan McCall ]
  * New illustration for Ubuntu slideshow (LP: #1225818).
 -- Dylan McCall <email address hidden> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 11:20:36 -0700

Changed in ubiquity-slideshow-ubuntu (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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amjjawad  (amjjawad) wrote :

I think this Bug needs to be marked as Fixed, am I right? since the Slide Show now is updated!

Changed in ubuntu-gnome:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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