[SRU] Update to vala 0.44.11 in eoan

Bug #1853035 reported by Rico Tzschichholz on 2019-11-18
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Bug Description

Falls under the standing GNOME SRU execption
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/StableReleaseUpdates#GNOME

Upstream changes since 0.44.9:

Vala 0.44.11
============
 * Regression and bug fixes:
  - codegen:
    + Fix vfunc signature of delegate-typed property in interface
    + Fix support of dynamic DBus methods
  - vala:
    + Don't require constant initializer in fast-vapi [#461]
    + Report error for async creation expression without yield

 * Bindings:
  - glib-2.0: Add "has_typedef = false" to custom MarkupParser*Func delegates

Vala 0.44.10
============
 * Various improvements and bug fixes:
  - codegen:
    + Use G_TYPE_INSTANCE_GET_INTERFACE to get vtable for base-access
    + Fix setting of generic-type properties for gobject chain up [#654702]
    + Make type-parameter properties readable [#190]
    + Reduce code duplications when generation base-access
  - vala:
    + Warn when passing arrays to typeof(), except for "string[]" [#868]
    + Don't falsely resolve binary-expression to bool [#869]
    + Do not allow += for arrays with fixed length
    + Infer array length of inline allocated arrays for fields [#644046]
    + Do not allow to .resize() on arrays with fixed length
    + Do not allow to change .length of arrays with fixed length
    + Improve error message for arrays as type arguments
    + Improve error reporting for invalid interface prerequisites [#437]
    + Write value of constants/enums in fast-vapi if constant only [#461]
    + Restore DestroysInstance behaviour for non-compact classes [#873]
  - parser: `owned` is not allowed on Constants
  - girparser: Detect and replace "-" in parameter names
  - girwriter: Add readable="0"/private="1" attribute to type-specific fields
  - gidl:
    + Calculate size correctly, avoid use-after-free
    + Avoid use of uninitialized "markup" warning
    + Ignore flags like -mfpmath=sse, -msse or -msse2
  - valadoc:
    + libvaladoc: Fix parameter and property ownership declarations
    + Fix ownership declarations of Constants
  - pkg-config:
    + vala: Add missing gmodule-2.0 to Requires.private of pkg-config file
    + libvaladoc: Move gmodule-2.0 to Requires.private of pkg-config file

 * Bindings:
  - glib-2.0: Guard against passing null source to GLib.Memory.copy()
  - gtk+-3.0: Skip _MountOperationHandler* symbols
  - gtk4,gtk4-unix-print: Update to 3.96.0+ab407ba5
  - libusb-1.0: Don't depend on glib-2.0
  - libusb-1.0: Remove unused private "malloc" binding
  - linux: Add memfd_create(2)
  - posix: Bind some essential memory allocation functions

[Impact]
 * Affects all valac reverse-dependency on buildtime

[Test Case]
 * ...

[Regression Potential]
 * Not immediately while it requires an rdepend rebuild to manifest.

[Other Info]
 * Regular upstream maintenance releases are likely to happen every 1-2 months

description: updated
description: updated
Sebastien Bacher (seb128) wrote :

Closing since it's fixed in the current serie, SRU uploaded now as well and ready for review

Changed in vala (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Fix Released

Hello Rico, or anyone else affected,

Accepted vala into eoan-proposed. The package will build now and be available at https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/vala/0.44.11-0ubuntu1 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 on 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-eoan to verification-done-eoan. If it does not fix the bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to verification-failed-eoan. In either case, without details of your testing we will not be able to proceed.

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

N.B. The updated package will be released to -updates after the bug(s) fixed by this package have been verified and the package has been in -proposed for a minimum of 7 days.

Changed in vala (Ubuntu Eoan):
status: New → Fix Committed
tags: added: verification-needed verification-needed-eoan
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