changelogs not listed for PPA packages

Bug #2068809 reported by Tormod Volden
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Bug Description

When clicking on a package from a PPA in update-manager, the "Changes for XXX versions:" section will say:

"This update does not come from a source that supports changelogs."

and on the console it dumps:

ERROR:root:Unable to find a valid PPA candidate URL.

The reason is that in _extract_ppa_changelog_uri() in /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/UpdateManager/Core/MyCache.py it checks only for ppa.launchpad.net but nowadays the URI will contain ppa.launchpadcontent.net instead.

With the below patch it will correctly display the changelogs:

--- /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/UpdateManager/Core/MyCache.py.orig 2024-04-16 11:56:33.000000000 +0200
+++ /usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/UpdateManager/Core/MyCache.py 2024-06-08 20:33:51.462435498 +0200
@@ -338,7 +338,7 @@ class MyCache(DistUpgrade.DistUpgradeCac

         cdt = self[name].candidate
         for uri in cdt.uris:
- if urlsplit(uri).hostname != "ppa.launchpad.net":
+ if urlsplit(uri).hostname not in ("ppa.launchpad.net", "ppa.launchpadcontent.net"):
                 continue
             match = re.search("http.*/(.*)/(.*)/ubuntu/.*", uri)
             if match is not None:

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