Implement XDG Base Directory Specification for all *buntu specific software

Bug #199716 reported by naught101 on 2008-03-08
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Software Updater
Fix Released
ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

This standard should be implemented for all ubuntu software (and, ideally, promoted for all other software by ubuntu). A number of packages are already using it, however, ubuntu programs such as update-manager-core are not.

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Changed in update-manager:
status: New → Invalid
Cristian Klein (cristiklein) wrote :

This affects me too. I hate to see ~/.update-manager-core.

Will post patch soon.

Changed in update-manager:
status: Invalid → Confirmed
Akshat Jain (akshatj) on 2010-10-22
Changed in update-manager:
status: Confirmed → Fix Released

So this bug is fixed in Software Updater, is it now fixed in ubuntu-meta? Thank you for you information!

Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → New
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in ubuntu-meta (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
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