Patch Pilot 2012-09-10 - 2012-09-11

Micah Gersten micah.gersten at
Tue Sep 11 19:45:03 UTC 2012

[FFE] Sync qxmpp 0.7.3-1 (universe) from Debian unstable (main) - syncd

aptitude can no longer show changelogs: "Changelog download failed:
  Download queue destroyed." (LP: #824708)  - sponsored for SRU

Input Method Switcher does not open from the menu Preferences/input
  method switcher or from the File manager PCmanfm /prefernces/input
  method switcher (LP: #1041941)  - sponsored

FFe: Sync wader 0.5.12-1 (universe) from Debian unstable (main) - syncd

Add the xchat-indicator package as a Recommends for xchat (LP: #1048833)
 - rejected since it's useless in environments without an indicator, suggested adding an Enhances: xchat on the indicator package

Commented on
 - needs more information if it needs a UIFe or not

[FFE] support emulated systems w/ > 2G of memory (LP: #1030588):
unsubscribed sponsors, needs FFe

[FFE] enable flat device tree support (LP: #1030594): unsubscribed
sponsors, needs FFe
  - already uploaded, had marked Work in Progress to remove from queue

GTK Print dialog sends broken custom page size attribute:
"PageSize=Custom.Custom.<width>x<length>"  (LP: #998156)
  - larsu in #ubuntu-desktop said the patch wasn't upstreamable, marked
patch as needswork and unsubscribed sponsors

at boot, the font is not set by the upstart job (LP: #433897) -
unsubscribed sponsors, cjwatson handling

flash-kernel shouldn't prompt the user when updating initramfs in case
there's no valid /etc/fstab (LP: #1034734)
  - unsubscribe sponsors, rsalveti is now core-dev and can handle this

Bug #1049194 - Make the xchat-indicator package "Enhances:" xchat -
sponsored and committed to bzr, needed a little fixing (this was the
same xchat-indicator issue mentioned above)

Sync abe 1.1+dfsg-1 (universe) from Debian unstable (main) (LP:
#1049315), builds, sync'd

Sync circos 0.61-3 (universe) from Debian unstable (main) (LP:
#1049323), needs FFe for binary rename

Queue at 52 ATM

Micah Gersten
Ubuntu Security Team

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