[Bug 1770686] Re: Hide livepatch widgets in flavors without an online account panel in gnome-control-center
seb128 at ubuntu.com
Mon Aug 20 08:38:00 UTC 2018
Thanks, the debdiff was based on the bionic version and not the current SRU though so something to keep an eye on for next time
I rebased and uploaded
** Changed in: software-properties (Ubuntu Bionic)
Status: New => Fix Committed
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Hide livepatch widgets in flavors without an online account panel in
Status in software-properties package in Ubuntu:
Status in software-properties source package in Bionic:
Some distributions ship software-properties-gtk but not gnome-control-center. Considering that Livepatch strictly depends on the online account panel in gnome-control-center we should not show the option to enable Livepatch if those distributions, otherwise enabling Livepatch will fail and it will seem buggy.
1. Start xubuntu (Bionic)
2. Open software-properties-gtk
3. Go to "Updates" tab
4. Make sure no Livepatch UI is displayed
Please make sure the Livepatch UI is correctly displayed in vanilla Bionic.
[Original Bug Report]
Unfortunately Livepatch strictly depends on the online account panel
in gnome-control-center. We should hide the checkbutton in flavors
(e.g. Xubuntu) that do not ship gnome-control-center and/or the online
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