Firefox homepage in Maverick is still set to 10.04 version

Bug #589228 reported by Shishire Maiga on 2010-06-03
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu Start Page
Martin Albisetti
ubufox (Ubuntu)
Chris Coulson
Chris Coulson

Bug Description

Binary package hint: firefox

The default homepage in firefox in Maverick is set to about:home, which resolves to

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.10
Package: firefox 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.34-5.13-generic 2.6.34
Uname: Linux 2.6.34-5-generic i686
Architecture: i386
Date: Thu Jun 3 11:13:03 2010
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
 firefox 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 firefox-gnome-support 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 firefox-branding 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 abroswer N/A
 abrowser-branding N/A
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick Meerkat" - Alpha i386 (20100602.2)
SourcePackage: firefox

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Chris Coulson (chrisccoulson) wrote :

Well, the 10.10 site doesn't even exist yet. When it does, this will be updated in ubufox. In the meantime, there's no point in me doing that yet

affects: firefox (Ubuntu) → ubufox (Ubuntu)
Micah Gersten (micahg) wrote :

Added task for ubuntu-start-page so it's not forgotten. Also, milestoning for final 10.10 RC.

Changed in ubufox (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Wishlist
milestone: none → ubuntu-10.10
status: New → Triaged
Martin Albisetti (beuno) on 2010-09-22
Changed in ubuntu-start-page:
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Martin Albisetti (beuno)
status: Triaged → In Progress
Martin Albisetti (beuno) wrote :

The server-side is now ready to be deployed and files as RT 41534.

Chris Coulson (chrisccoulson) wrote :

Excellent, thanks. I'll push ubufox once this goes live

affects: ubufox (Ubuntu) → ubuntu
affects: Ubuntu Maverick → ubufox (Ubuntu Maverick)
Changed in ubufox (Ubuntu Maverick):
assignee: nobody → Chris Coulson (chrisccoulson)
importance: Wishlist → High
Chris Coulson (chrisccoulson) wrote :

I've committed the fix to switch the startpage now.

I really need to make this more automated next cycle :-)

Changed in ubufox (Ubuntu Maverick):
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ubufox - 0.9~rc2-0ubuntu5

ubufox (0.9~rc2-0ubuntu5) maverick; urgency=low

  * Fix LP: #589228 - Firefox homepage in Maverick is still set to 10.04
    version. Update the startpage URL now for Maverick
    - add debian/patches/03_maverick_startpage.patch
    - update debian/patches/series
 -- Chris Coulson <email address hidden> Thu, 23 Sep 2010 23:20:22 +0100

Changed in ubufox (Ubuntu Maverick):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
Martin Albisetti (beuno) on 2010-09-24
Changed in ubuntu-start-page:
status: In Progress → Fix Released
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