pppoeconf should not be in Ubuntu Desktop

Bug #1766659 reported by Dimitri John Ledkov on 2018-04-24
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
pppoeconf (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned
ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu)
Medium
Adam Conrad

Bug Description

pppoeconf should not be in Ubuntu Desktop

As network-manager on Ubuntu Desktop configures PPP connection all by itself, with ppp recommends and ppp-dev build-depends.

pppoeconf should not ship in Ubuntu desktop in Bionic, and thus should not pull in ifupdown on Ubuntu Desktop.

Dimitri John Ledkov (xnox) wrote :

@ Will Cooke

Please confirm.

Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Critical
assignee: nobody → Steve Langasek (vorlon)
Steve Langasek (vorlon) wrote :

I confirm that we should not have ifupdown in the default desktop install in 18.04 and that it would be reasonable IMHO to move pppoeconf to ship-live. I am deferring to Adam to decide whether to accept this change due to the timing of release.

Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
assignee: Steve Langasek (vorlon) → Adam Conrad (adconrad)
status: New → Triaged
Steve Langasek (vorlon) wrote :

This did not get acked in time for bionic but still needs doing on eoan; merging now.

Steve Langasek (vorlon) on 2019-05-09
Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
importance: Critical → Medium
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package ubuntu-meta - 1.433

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ubuntu-meta (1.433) eoan; urgency=medium

  * update.cfg:
    - Switch to eoan
  * Refreshed dependencies
  * Added gdm3 to desktop [s390x], desktop-minimal [s390x]
  * Added gnome-initial-setup to desktop-minimal-recommends [s390x],
    desktop-recommends [s390x]
  * Removed ppp from desktop-minimal-recommends, desktop-recommends
  * Removed pppconfig from desktop-minimal-recommends, desktop-
    recommends
  * Removed pppoeconf from desktop-minimal-recommends, desktop-
    recommends. LP: #1766659.

 -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden> Thu, 09 May 2019 15:53:04 -0700

Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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