Progress towards topic-precise-release-lts

This page shows the progress towards completing a Topic . You can see from the burndown if the Topic is likely to be completed at the current rate of work. Below that you can see the progress towards the blueprints that contribute to the Topic , and the progress of each person working on the Topic .

Launchpad page

Workitem burndown


"foreign" counts refer to workitems that are assigned to someone not in the team

Burndown chart
71% of 68

Contributing Blueprints

Blueprint Completion Priority Status/Description
50% of 6
High Several ideas for improving debhelper support for Python: * python-multibuild for python3 w/ dh integration * dh_auto_test Others?
62% of 34
Essential Prepare for the lucid -> precise LTS upgrade * testing * backporting apt from oneiric/precise to lucid for multiarch enabled upgrades * dpkg-maintscript-helper not available in lucid, used in preinst scripts: need some archive analysis to catch these issues and make sure they won't impact upgrades
100% of 15
High Review LTS release schedule, coordinate across teams, plan delivery across milestones.
69% of 13
High  * LTS?  * How to maintain quality * KDE papercuts? * starship troopers - whit?

Status by assignee

Assignee todo blocked inprogress postponed done Completion
agateau 0 0 0 2 0 100%
Harald Sitter 2 0 0 0 0 0%
Barry Warsaw 0 0 0 2 0 100%
Colin Watson 0 0 0 0 3 100%
Matthias Klose 11 0 0 3 2 31%
Fathi Boudra 0 0 0 0 1 100%
Jean-Baptiste Lallement 0 0 0 0 6 100%
Kate Stewart 0 0 0 0 13 100%
kubuntu-members 1 0 0 5 0 83%
Marc Deslauriers 0 0 0 0 1 100%
Michael Vogt 3 0 0 1 6 70%
nobody 1 0 0 0 0 0%
Martin Pitt 1 0 0 0 3 75%
Steve Langasek 1 0 0 0 0 0%

Work item details

Assignee Status Blueprint Priority Work item
agateau postponed desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High Help KDE papercuts with bug charting
desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High get Kubuntu involved in the ongoing Unity manual test project
Harald Sitter todo desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High Document on above wiki page which packages are kubuntu specific
desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High Move to help.ubuntu and make sure is up to date and easily found from
Barry Warsaw postponed foundations-p-python-dh-improvements High to look into getting distutils to exit 0
foundations-p-python-dh-improvements High work with Piotr on getting python-multibuild stable and landed
Colin Watson done foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential Fix all packages using dpkg-maintscript-helper without suitable Pre-Depends on dpkg
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential ensure those backports are on the alternate CD for lts cdrom only upgrades
other-p-release-lts-planning High To add Linaro Connect Q1.2012 (2/6-2/10 Feb) to schedule
Matthias Klose todo foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential consider "defrag" /var/lib/dpkg/info: cp -a info && sync && mv info info.old && mv info || mv info.old && rm -rf info.old to speedup the operations (however there is a risk here as there is a brief time when there is no info dir, u-m could cleanup the mess if that happens)
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential ensure that we check for transitional packages from lucid+1 -> precise (both if they are dropped or demoted)
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential get the apt-clone file data from launchpad bug reports and test upgrading those systems (apt-clone isn't available in lucid) (system state could be restored from system_state.tar.gz attached to bug reports)
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential grep maintainer scripts for maverick,natty,oneiric,precise looking for dpkg --compare-versions checks that have been dropped in precise and need to be re-added
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential improve failure handling when maintainer scripts fail by removing the failing package
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential improve failure handling when upgrades can not be calculated by removing packages that cause the calculation failures
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential need to appoint someone on desktop team for upgrade testing
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential provide test profile dapper->hardy->lucid->precise
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential test cdrom -> cdrom upgrades (no network)
foundations-p-python-dh-improvements High dh_python2 in lucid
foundations-p-python-dh-improvements High to rebuild python packages with 2.6 extensions
done foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential check if the new host for the auto-upgrade-testing is capable of doing universe upgrade tests as well (clearly is as Jenkins is reporting them now)
foundations-p-python-dh-improvements High to port lsb again
postponed foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential backport multiarch dpkg for lucid(we don't need this, do we?)
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential for conffile prompt it would be great to have a way to specifiy "md5sum /etc/conffile keep" in some configuration (request from google and global services)
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential profile upgrade time to look for low-hanging fruit (man-db, maybe?)
Fathi Boudra done desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High LP: #911733: Patch Qt to fix annoying KDE bug 275469 (ghost taskbar entries) (qt4-x11)
Jean-Baptiste Lallement done foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential Add test profile for universe (limit universe to applications ie packages with a .desktop file)
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential Add test scripts provided by the desktop team to auto-upgrade-tester
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential auto-upgrade-tester should be able to take a apt-clone image to create a base image
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential auto-upgrade-tester should collect all debconf prompts, not only configuration change prompts
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential provide a option to run the upgrade with "eatmydata" (for the upgrade tester)
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential to take over automatic upgrade testing
Kate Stewart done other-p-release-lts-planning High Add pre-beta (2/17) and pre-final language pack rebuild for Friday before
other-p-release-lts-planning High Add rebuilds to release schedule
other-p-release-lts-planning High Communicate and update docs about RC process
other-p-release-lts-planning High Discuss any potential ramifications for mythbuntu lifecycle with superm1
other-p-release-lts-planning High Improve fonts and color scheme of the (ReleaseInterlock | ReleaseSchedule) page
other-p-release-lts-planning High Look for spot in July (July 26?) to move 12.04.1
other-p-release-lts-planning High Make sure Debian release schedule is integrated into the interlock schedule
other-p-release-lts-planning High Move DIF to January 9th
other-p-release-lts-planning High Move langpack deadlines back by 2 days
other-p-release-lts-planning High Present RC "window" instead of RC "event" on calendar, and update wiki pages
other-p-release-lts-planning High Put Linux Foundation events on interlock calendar
other-p-release-lts-planning High Submit proposals for flavor recognition and LTS flavor recognition criteria to TB tomorrow
other-p-release-lts-planning High Use 3-letter day-of-week abbreviations to indicate non-Thursday events
kubuntu-members todo desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High send mail to Kubuntu bug triagers encouraging them to get KDE bug triage rights
postponed desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High Automate moving bugs upstream (as much as possible)
desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High Help KDE papercuts with bug fixing
desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High Help KDE papercuts with bug triage
desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High Help KDE papercuts with publicity
desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High Run kdelibs test during build, needs workaround for X server with xvfb, improve dh_test
Marc Deslauriers done desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High LP: #933225: DistUpgradeViewKDE broken since last security update (update-manager)
Michael Vogt todo foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential improve apt-clone to store modified conffiles and unknown files in /etc
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential re-evaluate the --dry-run upgrade mode using AUFS
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential test overlayfs for --dry-run (but will not work for lucid->precise, only oneiric->precise)
done foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential backport multiarch libapt-pkg, libapt-inst for lucid
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential backport multiarch python-apt build against backported libapt-pkg for lucid
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential modify the upgrade to ensure its using the backported libapt/python-apt
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential provide amd64 and i386 upgrade tests
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential provide lts->lts upgrade tests in the auto-upgrade tester
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential we can have a python-apt-upgrader binary package that just depends on libapt-pkg4.11 and the upgrader can fetch that and make apt-upgrader source only build the library, then it can be put into -updates and the upgrader can just install that
postponed foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential backport apt-clone to lucid (lp:~mvo/apt-clone/lucid-backport)
nobody todo desktop-p-kubuntu-quality High LP: #898390: krandr-tray doesn't restore monitor arrangement on startup (kde-workspace)
Martin Pitt todo foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential Provide a script that set/check language settings
done foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential Provide a script that check for gdm -> lightdm upgrade (autologin, lightdm enabled upon upgrade)
foundations-p-lts-upgrades Essential Provide a script that set/read popular settings we'd like to preserve on upgrade (keyboard layouts, desktop background, GTK theme, custom panel/desktop launchers)
other-p-release-lts-planning High Make sure GNOME release schedule is integrated into the interlock schedule
Steve Langasek todo foundations-p-python-dh-improvements High to file a bug about build flags against distribute, python2.7, python3.2

Last updated: Wed 06 June 2012, 07:14 UTC