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[Bug 1570479] Re: [UIFe][FFe] Change application Name etc to Ubuntu Software
This bug was fixed in the package gnome-software -
gnome-software (3.20.1+git20160419.2.b8d2e40.ubuntu-xenial-0ubuntu1) xenial; urgency=medium
[ Sebastien Bacher ]
* debian/control.in, debian/ubuntu-software.install,
- create new "ubuntu-software" binary package depending on gnome-software,
it allows us to have a name/description familiar to Ubuntu users
without altering or removing the gnome-software one, also create a new
desktop entry named "Ubuntu Software" for Unity (lp: #1570479)
[ Iain Lane ]
* New upstream snapshot from the wip/iainl/ubuntu-xenial branch at
- Some snappy fixes (but the plugin is still disabled)
- Actually install the featured.ini file
-- Iain Lane <iain.lane@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:50:17 +0100
** Changed in: gnome-software (Ubuntu)
Status: New => Fix Released
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[UIFe][FFe] Change application Name etc to Ubuntu Software
Status in gnome-software package in Ubuntu:
Status in ubuntu-docs package in Ubuntu:
We would like to change some strings in GNOME's Software application
to "Ubuntu Software".
The main reason is that our users are used to the old Ubuntu Software
Center and many docs talk about it. By changing the name to Ubuntu
Software we can offer some assurances that it's the right tool for the
job. Our patches also make Software on Ubuntu very Ubuntu centric.
It is not the intention to claim Software as our own work.
.desktop "Name=" changes to "Ubuntu Software"
Window title changes to "Ubuntu Software"
Icon changes to the u-s-c icon
having a binary named "ubuntu-software" for naming consistancy
I have reached out to the upstream project and we've agreed that these
changes can go ahead.
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