Launchpad news, May 2017

Here’s a brief changelog for this month.

Bugs

  • Export searchTasks for the top-level bugs collection on the webservice, and implement a global bugs feed to go with it (#434244)

Code

  • Fix git-to-git code imports on xenial
  • Backport upstream serf commit to fix svn-to-bzr code imports on xenial (#1690613)
  • Fix crash when unlinking a bug from a Git-based MP in UpdatePreviewDiffJob
  • Handle revision ID passed to BranchMergeProposal.setStatus for transitions to MERGED

Infrastructure

  • Fix processing of purchased Launchpad commercial subscriptions
  • Some progress towards converting the build system to pip, though there’s quite a bit more work to do there

Registry

  • Remove extra internal slashes from URLs requested by the mirror prober (#1692347)

Snappy

  • Record the branch revision used to build a snap and return it along with other XML-RPC status information (#1679157)
  • Configure a git:// proxy for snap builds (#1663920)
  • Allow configuring a snap to build from the current branch of a Git repository rather than explicitly naming a branch (#1688224)

Soyuz (package management)

  • Precache permissions for archives returned by Person.getVisiblePPAs (#1685202)
  • Drop requirement for source .buildinfo files to be signed
  • Make DistroSeries:+queue link to upload files via the webapp, to help dget users

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