Package "ubuntu-release-upgrader"

Name: ubuntu-release-upgrader


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • manage release upgrades
  • manage release upgrades
  • manage release upgrades

Latest version: 1:20.04.29
Release: focal (20.04)
Level: updates
Repository: main


Other versions of "ubuntu-release-upgrader" in Focal

Repository Area Version
base universe 1:20.04.18
base main 1:20.04.18
updates universe 1:20.04.29

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Version: 1:20.04.29 2020-11-26 12:06:20 UTC

  ubuntu-release-upgrader (1:20.04.29) focal; urgency=medium

  * DistUpgrade/dist-upgrade.py: When running the release upgrade do not add
    user site directory to sys.path thereby preventing user python packages
    from interfering with the upgrade process. (LP: #1848829)

 -- Brian Murray <email address hidden> Tue, 17 Nov 2020 15:26:41 -0800

Source diff to previous version
1848829 distribution upgrade failed due pip install of distro-info

Version: 1:20.04.28 2020-10-16 05:06:58 UTC

  ubuntu-release-upgrader (1:20.04.28) focal; urgency=medium

  [ Brian Murray ]
  * DistUpgrade/DistUpgradeQuirks.py: In addition to quirking python-minimal
    we also need to quirk python-dbg, python-doc, and python-dev.
    (LP: #1887544)
  * drop changes to data/DistUpgrade.cfg.bionic regarding
    gnome-software-plugin-snap as it failed verification.

  [ Chad Smith ]
  * data/mirrors.cfg: add all ubuntu-advantage services as valid mirrors.
    This includes: fips, fips-updates, esm-infra, esm-apps and cc-eal and
    Ubuntu Pro stable public PPA. (LP: #1893717)
  * DistUpgrade/DistUpgradeController.py: release cache lock during
    runPostInstallScripts (LP: #1897778)

 -- Chad Smith <email address hidden> Wed, 07 Oct 2020 10:49:37 -0600

Source diff to previous version
1887544 upgrade from 18.04 to 20.04 fails to calculate if python-dbg is installed
1893717 Add Ubuntu Advantage service apt urls to valid mirrors
1897778 DistUpgradeController to release apt lock during PostInstallScripts

Version: 1:20.04.25 2020-09-03 15:07:06 UTC

  ubuntu-release-upgrader (1:20.04.25) focal; urgency=medium

  * DistUpgrade/DistUpgradeQuirks.py: Add a check for ROS packages being
    installed and warn that upgrades with them installed are not likely to
    work. Thanks to Kyle Fazzari for the patch. (LP: #1611737)
  * DistUpgrade/DistUpgradeController.py: do what the comment says and really
    back up /etc/apt/sources.list first. (LP: #1888916)

 -- Brian Murray <email address hidden> Wed, 26 Aug 2020 08:36:39 -0700

Source diff to previous version
1611737 Can't upgrade from a release if ros packages are installed from ROS servers
1888916 release upgrader can restore sources.list file from a previous release upgrade

Version: 1:20.04.24 2020-08-12 07:07:01 UTC

  ubuntu-release-upgrader (1:20.04.24) focal; urgency=medium

  * DistUpgrade/DistUpgradeCache.py: Ensure that the linux metapackage is
    never removed during a distribution upgrade. (LP: #1889449)

 -- Brian Murray <email address hidden> Mon, 03 Aug 2020 09:26:16 -0700

Source diff to previous version
1889449 18.04 to 20.04.1 upgrade on raspberry pi removes too many kernel meta packages

Version: 1:20.04.23 2020-07-23 19:06:25 UTC

  ubuntu-release-upgrader (1:20.04.23) focal; urgency=medium

  * data/DistUpgrade.cfg: remove xscreensaver from the PostUpgradeRemove rule
    for ubuntu-desktop as it is no longer necessary. (LP: #1875107)

1875107 unable to upgrade with lubuntu-desktop and ubuntu-desktop installed due to xscreensaver

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