update-manager crashed with TypeError: pulse() takes exactly 1 argument (2 given)

Bug #1348067 reported by Jean-Baptiste Lallement on 2014-07-24
This bug affects 6 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
update-manager (Ubuntu)
Michael Vogt

Bug Description

Errors Bucket:

1. install latest precise with all updates
2. run "update-manager -cd" from a terminal
3. click on the "Upgrade" button in the main window
4. click on "Upgrade" in the release notes window
5. verify that you see error messages on the terminal

6. install update-manager from precise-proposed
7. repeat step 2-4
8. verify that it works this time.

Upgrade from 12.04.4 + updates + hwe stack lts-trusty with update-manager -cd

ProblemType: CrashDistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: update-manager 1:
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.13.0-32.57~precise1-generic
Uname: Linux 3.13.0-32-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu17.6
Architecture: amd64
Date: Thu Jul 24 09:34:07 2014
DuplicateSignature: TypeError: pulse() takes exactly 1 argument (2 given)
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/update-manager
ExecutableTimestamp: 1404300242
 com.ubuntu.update-manager first-run false
 com.ubuntu.update-manager launch-time 1406187215
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Release amd64 (20140204)
InterpreterPath: /usr/bin/python2.7
MarkForUpload: True
PackageArchitecture: all
ProcCmdline: /usr/bin/python /usr/bin/update-manager -cd
ProcCwd: /tmp/update-manager-JpZs5Z
 PATH=(custom, no user)
PythonArgs: ['/usr/bin/update-manager', '-cd']SourcePackage: update-manager
Title: update-manager crashed with TypeError: pulse() takes exactly 1 argument (2 given)
Traceback: TypeError: pulse() takes exactly 1 argument (2 given)
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to precise on 2014-07-24 (0 days ago)
UserGroups: adm cdrom dip lpadmin plugdev sambashare sudo
 Log time: 2014-07-24 09:34:25.080897
 Log time: 2014-07-24 09:34:45.956643

Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :
information type: Private → Public
tags: removed: need-duplicate-check
Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
Michael Vogt (mvo) on 2014-07-24
Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu Precise):
status: New → In Progress
importance: Undecided → High
Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu):
status: New → Invalid
Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu Precise):
assignee: nobody → Michael Vogt (mvo)
Michael Vogt (mvo) on 2014-07-24
description: updated
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 update-manager (Ubuntu):
importance: Medium → High
description: updated

Hello Jean-Baptiste, or anyone else affected,

Accepted update-manager into precise-proposed. The package will build now and be available at http://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/update-manager/1: in a few hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package. See https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to enable and use -proposed. Your feedback will aid us getting this update out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug, mentioning the version of the package you tested, and change the tag from verification-needed to verification-done. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed. In either case, details of your testing will help us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification . Thank you in advance!

Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu Precise):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed
Jean-Baptiste Lallement (jibel) wrote :

SRU verification for Precise:
I have reproduced the problem with update-manager 1: in precise-updates and have verified that the version of update-manager 1: in -proposed fixes the issue.

Marking as verification-done

tags: added: verification-done
removed: verification-needed

The verification of the Stable Release Update for update-manager has completed successfully and the package has now been released to -updates. Subsequently, the Ubuntu Stable Release Updates Team is being unsubscribed and will not receive messages about this bug report. In the event that you encounter a regression using the package from -updates please report a new bug using ubuntu-bug and tag the bug report regression-update so we can easily find any regressions.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package update-manager - 1:

update-manager (1: precise-proposed; urgency=low

  [ Michael Vogt ]
  * fix regression in release upgrader download (LP: #1348067)
  * ensure to tell the user about update-manager when its
    installed (LP: #1348227)

  [ Yu Ning ]
  * fix bug in multiarch handling for hwe-support-status
    --show-replacements (LP: #1349400)
 -- Michael Vogt <email address hidden> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:26:41 +0200

Changed in update-manager (Ubuntu Precise):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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