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Maemo Bug Jar #19

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A Quick Look at maemo Bugzilla
2008-08-18 through 2008-08-24

As of 2008-08-25 maemo Bugzilla contains 2621 (+22 this week) items,
including 1062 open issues (+9 this week):

  • 687 open bugs (+6 this week)
    • 14 critical/blocker (+1 this week)
    • 20 "easyfix" (no change this week)
    • 142 "moreinfo" (+7 this week)
    • 26 "crash" (+2 this week)
    • 20 "patch" (+2 this week)
    • 10 reopened (+2 this week)
    • 271 unconfirmed (-2 this week)
  • 375 open enhancements (+3 this week)
    • 12 "easyfix" (no change this week)
    • 7 "moreinfo" (no change this week)
    • 7 "patch" (no change this week)
    • 6 reopened (no change this week)
    • 94 unconfirmed (+2 this week)

Top Tens

Ten biggest open bugs by number of votes:

  1. (12%) 2878 Very poor satellite acquisition with internal GPS
  2. (4%) 2723 Pushing key once causes multiple repeats
  3. (4%) 3306 DUMMY connections not visible in Select connection dialog
  4. (3%) 375 minimum backlight level is too bright at night
  5. (3%) 417 WEP with 802.1x EAP PEAP not supported
  6. (3%) 2784 Screen taps or presses go to random locations, randomly
  7. (2%) 2564 No consistency on scrolling/scrollbars in bundled OS2008 applications
  8. (2%) 1771 Bluetooth transfer speeds not really meeting Bluetooth 2.0 specs
  9. (2%) 2640 Can no longer pair bluetooth keyboard after upgrade to OS 2008 with restore
  10. (2%) 2850 On screen keyboard dooesn't always realise that bluetooth keyboard has been connected or disconnected

Ten biggest open enhancements by number of votes:

  1. (12%) 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  2. (6%) 2639 Home View needs to have an option to lock widgets into place
  3. (5%) 667 A2DP and AVRCP Bluetooth profile wanted
  4. (4%) 1695 Provide "open link in background"
  5. (4%) 303 Clock should allow configurable 12h/24h display
  6. (3%) 1046 RFE: Power Management Profiles (AC/Battery, Timed, Environment and screen saver)
  7. (3%) 368 USB mode selection on control panel
  8. (3%) 1017 need 802.1X/PEAPv0/MS-CHAPv2 and/or 802.1X/EAP-TTLS/MS-CHAPv2
  9. (3%) 1129 Media player doesn't save the timeposition on close
  10. (2%) 1584 provide system management software under free software licenses

Ten biggest open bugs by importance:

  1. 3026 USB state hangs at b_idle on n810(won't allow mode change from sysfs) (+1 this week)
  2. 1842 Constant metalayer-crawler crashes & CPU usage with some VMA file(s) (+1 this week)
  3. 3357 Modest lingers in memory using 100% CPU (+1 this week)
  4. 3398 Missing G_BEGIN_DECLS and G_END_DECLS in libhildon-1 (new this week)
  5. 3190 Show "Connection to one or more account lost" when re-invite
  6. 3566 nokia-repositories package overwrites user settings and disables maemo.org Extras
  7. 2878 Very poor satellite acquisition with internal GPS
  8. 3378 Connection dialog presents only previous connections and doesn't scan
  9. 3546 Resurrect avahi in maemo-extras
  10. 2004 Missing VCard response crashes IM app

Ten biggest open enhancements by importance:

  1. 151 Should be able to select home view feeds in "News Reader"
  2. 166 Confusing selecting behaviour in browser
  3. 167 Close>close window|close all windows and Window>New window/Message>Mew e-mail are confusing
  4. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  5. 217 Browser needs the "globe" icon (browser window selector) on the toolbar in full screen mode
  6. 230 Network connection error message (+1 this week)
  7. 236 Number of entries in news applet should be configureable (+1 this week)
  8. 247 Timezone for language german/deutsch is wrong: London (+1 this week)
  9. 259 Two volume regulators are confusing sometimes (+1 this week)
  10. 262 Internet Radio displays annoying popups. (new this week)

Ten oldest open bugs:

  1. 220 Bluetooth file moves produce a potentially misleading error message
  2. 223 Maemo doesn't contain properly themed versions of Gtk stock icons
  3. 225 Clock application gets time wrong in Berlin timezone.
  4. 282 Flash remembers 'quality' setting in menu, but that setting is not in fact applied
  5. 298 Hildon specific GTK extensions should default to be disabled
  6. 304 Automatic proxy configuration file is not obeyed by news reader app
  7. 327 Connectivity wizard and certificate selection
  8. 339 browser needs internet connectivity for accessing localhost
  9. 358 remote file type detection? passing urls to applications?
  10. 360 HildonApps needlessly resize on map

Ten oldest open enhancements:

  1. 148 Graphics app has only one step undo
  2. 150 Audio player should have enqueue option
  3. 151 Should be able to select home view feeds in "News Reader"
  4. 166 Confusing selecting behaviour in browser
  5. 167 Close>close window|close all windows and Window>New window/Message>Mew e-mail are confusing
  6. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  7. 217 Browser needs the "globe" icon (browser window selector) on the toolbar in full screen mode
  8. 229 Browser should support different font sizes for web pages (+1 this week)
  9. 230 Network connection error message (+1 this week)
  10. 235 News applet should have option to open directly in browser (new this week)

New Items

16 new bugs were opened:

  • 3601 rhapsody-installer does not own its .desktop file
  • 3603 Extra catalog entry for maemo Extras after upgrade
  • 3607 text/plain not showing in multipart/mixed emails
  • 3608 Messages sometimes silently fail to open when attempting to open them from the inbox
  • 3609 Messages vanish when attempting to open them from the inbox
  • 3610 Modest stays in RAM after being closed
  • 3614 C
  • 3615 C
  • 3616 Connectivity Settings hangs in diablo
  • 3617 WPA authentication: EAP-PAP is not supported
  • 3618 osso-xterm : any font won't fit in fullscreen mode due to 1 pixel border
  • 3620 About product uses deprecated maemo description
  • 3621 special function keys on SU-8W do nothing
  • 3622 Ctrl-A does not work in URL field
  • 3626 incoming call to my gizmo5 account now fails
  • 3627 Ghost window in browser
Of these, 0 were critical/blockers.

6 new enhancements were opened:

  • 3599 Option to disable auto-connecting to specific saved wifi connections
  • 3600 Detect and indicate when connecting to an AP with broken PSM
  • 3602 osso-software-version-rx*4 dependencies prevent removing many unnecessary packages
  • 3605 Allow Hildon window border size to be set
  • 3628 "select text" option in "edit" sub-menu...
  • 3631 Better progress feedback for slow links

Closed Bugs

3 bugs were closed "fixed":

  • 2770 /dev/urandom produces predictable data just after boot
  • 3306 DUMMY connections not visible in Select connection dialog
  • 3584 MicroB start page uses deprecated maemo logo

1 bug was closed "invalid":

  • 2824 Browser hangs on http://www.zxv.ltd.uk/blog/

1 bug was closed "wontfix":

  • 2834 "Update automatically" doesn't work on N810 with wifi connection

0 bugs were closed "later".

0 bugs were closed "remind".

4 bugs were closed "duplicate":

  • 3603 Extra catalog entry for maemo Extras after upgrade
  • 3614 C
  • 3615 C
  • 3617 WPA authentication: EAP-PAP is not supported

1 bug was closed "worksforme":

  • 3154 can't move cursor to start or end of single- or multiline text entry using d-pad

Closed Enhancements

3 bugs were closed "fixed":

  • 2770 /dev/urandom produces predictable data just after boot
  • 3306 DUMMY connections not visible in Select connection dialog
  • 3584 MicroB start page uses deprecated maemo logo

1 bug was closed "invalid":

  • 2824 Browser hangs on http://www.zxv.ltd.uk/blog/

1 bug was closed "wontfix":

  • 2834 "Update automatically" doesn't work on N810 with wifi connection

0 enhancements were closed "later".

0 enhancements were closed "remind".

4 bugs were closed "duplicate":

  • 3603 Extra catalog entry for maemo Extras after upgrade
  • 3614 C
  • 3615 C
  • 3617 WPA authentication: EAP-PAP is not supported

1 bug was closed "worksforme":

  • 3154 can't move cursor to start or end of single- or multiline text entry using d-pad

Confirmed Items

9 bugs were confirmed:

  • 2435 Cannot remove install Skype icon from the application menu
  • 3440 libconic fails with multiple connection objects (possible bug with strcmp)
  • 3516 reboot resets background specified via symlink from SD card
  • 3590 gnomevfs code enables infinite loop
  • 3591 backup will loop nearly infinitely for directories named #foo because backup isn't properly url escaping directory names
  • 3592 Ctrl-L, Ctrl-F, and menu keyboard shortcuts not functional with full-screen browser
  • 3594 Browser crashes when trying to change account email on bugs.maemo.org
  • 3616 Connectivity Settings hangs in diablo
  • 3621 special function keys on SU-8W do nothing

4 enhancements were confirmed:

  • 3595 CP949 (aka UHC) should be enabled in iconv
  • 3600 Detect and indicate when connecting to an AP with broken PSM
  • 3602 osso-software-version-rx*4 dependencies prevent removing many unnecessary packages
  • 3605 Allow Hildon window border size to be set

Reopened Items

2 bugs were reopened:

  • 3306 DUMMY connections not visible in Select connection dialog
  • 3398 Missing G_BEGIN_DECLS and G_END_DECLS in libhildon-1

0 enhancements were reopened.

Keyworded Items

1 bug was tagged "easyfix":

  • 3516 reboot resets background specified via symlink from SD card

9 bugs were tagged "moreinfo":

  • 3272 connection error causes e-mail program to eat up battery
  • 3387 Modest doesn't fetch GMX IMAP emails
  • 3520 Motorola a1200 Bluetooth DUN through t-mobile cellphone operator fails
  • 3594 Browser crashes when trying to change account email on bugs.maemo.org
  • 3601 rhapsody-installer does not own its .desktop file
  • 3607 text/plain not showing in multipart/mixed emails
  • 3608 Messages sometimes silently fail to open when attempting to open them from the inbox
  • 3609 Messages vanish when attempting to open them from the inbox
  • 3610 Modest stays in RAM after being closed

2 bugs were tagged "crash":

  • 3555 sudden auto-poweron prevents battery recharge
  • 3594 Browser crashes when trying to change account email on bugs.maemo.org

0 bugs were tagged "patch".

0 enhancements were tagged "easyfix".

0 enhancements were tagged "moreinfo".

0 enhancements were tagged "patch".

This summary is also posted to the Maemo developers' list and Internet Tablet Talk.

Maemo Bug Jar #18

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A Quick Look at maemo Bugzilla
2008-08-11 through 2008-08-17

As of 2008-08-18 maemo Bugzilla contains 2599 (+24 this week) items,
including 1053 open issues (+8 this week):

  • 681 open bugs (+3 this week)
    • 15 critical/blocker (no change this week)
    • 20 "easyfix" (+1 this week)
    • 135 "moreinfo" (-2 this week)
    • 24 "crash" (-1 this week)
    • 18 "patch" (-1 this week)
    • 8 reopened (no change this week)
    • 273 unconfirmed (+2 this week)
  • 372 open enhancements (+5 this week)
    • 12 "easyfix" (no change this week)
    • 7 "moreinfo" (no change this week)
    • 7 "patch" (no change this week)
    • 6 reopened (no change this week)
    • 92 unconfirmed (+1 this week)

Top Tens

Ten biggest open bugs by number of votes:

  1. (11%) 2878 Very poor satellite acquisition with internal GPS
  2. (4%) 2723 Pushing key once causes multiple repeats
  3. (4%) 3306 DUMMY connections not visible in Select connection dialog (+1 this week)
  4. (3%) 375 minimum backlight level is too bright at night (-1 this week)
  5. (3%) 417 WEP with 802.1x EAP PEAP not supported
  6. (3%) 2784 Screen taps or presses go to random locations, randomly
  7. (3%) 2564 No consistency on scrolling/scrollbars in bundled OS2008 applications
  8. (2%) 1771 Bluetooth transfer speeds not really meeting Bluetooth 2.0 specs
  9. (2%) 2640 Can no longer pair bluetooth keyboard after upgrade to OS 2008 with restore
  10. (2%) 2850 On screen keyboard dooesn't always realise that bluetooth keyboard has been connected or disconnected

Ten biggest open enhancements by number of votes:

  1. (11%) 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  2. (6%) 2639 Home View needs to have an option to lock widgets into place (+1 this week)
  3. (5%) 667 A2DP and AVRCP Bluetooth profile wanted (-1 this week)
  4. (4%) 1695 Provide "open link in background"
  5. (4%) 303 Clock should allow configurable 12h/24h display (+1 this week)
  6. (3%) 1046 RFE: Power Management Profiles (AC/Battery, Timed, Environment and screen saver) (-1 this week)
  7. (3%) 368 USB mode selection on control panel
  8. (3%) 1017 need 802.1X/PEAPv0/MS-CHAPv2 and/or 802.1X/EAP-TTLS/MS-CHAPv2
  9. (3%) 1129 Media player doesn't save the timeposition on close
  10. (2%) 1584 provide system management software under free software licenses

Ten biggest open bugs by importance:

  1. 2770 /dev/urandom produces predictable data just after boot
  2. 3026 USB state hangs at b_idle on n810(won't allow mode change from sysfs)
  3. 1842 Constant metalayer-crawler crashes & CPU usage with some VMA file(s)
  4. 3357 Modest lingers in memory using 100% CPU
  5. 3190 Show "Connection to one or more account lost" when re-invite (+1 this week)
  6. 3566 nokia-repositories package overwrites user settings and disables maemo.org Extras (new this week)
  7. 2878 Very poor satellite acquisition with internal GPS
  8. 3378 Connection dialog presents only previous connections and doesn't scan
  9. 3546 Resurrect avahi in maemo-extras
  10. 2004 Missing VCard response crashes IM app

Ten biggest open enhancements by importance:

  1. 151 Should be able to select home view feeds in "News Reader"
  2. 166 Confusing selecting behaviour in browser
  3. 167 Close>close window|close all windows and Window>New window/Message>Mew e-mail are confusing
  4. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  5. 217 Browser needs the "globe" icon (browser window selector) on the toolbar in full screen mode
  6. 218 Calculator exponent displays are improperly formatted
  7. 230 Network connection error message
  8. 236 Number of entries in news applet should be configureable
  9. 247 Timezone for language german/deutsch is wrong: London
  10. 259 Two volume regulators are confusing sometimes

Ten oldest open bugs:

  1. 220 Bluetooth file moves produce a potentially misleading error message
  2. 223 Maemo doesn't contain properly themed versions of Gtk stock icons
  3. 225 Clock application gets time wrong in Berlin timezone.
  4. 282 Flash remembers 'quality' setting in menu, but that setting is not in fact applied
  5. 298 Hildon specific GTK extensions should default to be disabled
  6. 304 Automatic proxy configuration file is not obeyed by news reader app
  7. 327 Connectivity wizard and certificate selection
  8. 339 browser needs internet connectivity for accessing localhost
  9. 358 remote file type detection? passing urls to applications?
  10. 360 HildonApps needlessly resize on map

Ten oldest open enhancements:

  1. 148 Graphics app has only one step undo
  2. 150 Audio player should have enqueue option
  3. 151 Should be able to select home view feeds in "News Reader"
  4. 166 Confusing selecting behaviour in browser
  5. 167 Close>close window|close all windows and Window>New window/Message>Mew e-mail are confusing
  6. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  7. 217 Browser needs the "globe" icon (browser window selector) on the toolbar in full screen mode
  8. 218 Calculator exponent displays are improperly formatted
  9. 229 Browser should support different font sizes for web pages
  10. 230 Network connection error message

New Items

17 new bugs were opened:

  • 3554 invalid osso:category value in mc-import.xml
  • 3555 sudden auto-poweron prevents battery recharge
  • 3557 Browser tops its windows by itself
  • 3558 Exit offline mode? message box appears twice when trying to select a connection while offline.
  • 3560 Updates horribly confused, can't find missing packages
  • 3566 nokia-repositories package overwrites user settings and disables maemo.org Extras
  • 3583 libhildonmime fails to build due to variable format strings
  • 3584 MicroB start page uses deprecated maemo logo
  • 3585 No way to control idle timeout in javascript engine
  • 3586 Browser refusing to open: "Operation disabled due to low memory"
  • 3588 A backup attempt that includes "Settings" results in deadlock
  • 3590 gnomevfs code enables infinite loop
  • 3591 backup will loop nearly infinitely for directories named #foo because backup isn't properly url escaping directory names
  • 3592 Ctrl-L, Ctrl-F, and menu keyboard shortcuts not functional with full-screen browser
  • 3593 Default homepage need to be updated w/ new maemo.org logo...
  • 3594 Browser crashes when trying to change account email on bugs.maemo.org
  • 3595 CP949(aka UHC) should be enabled in iconv
Of these, 2 were critical/blockers:
  • 3586 Browser refusing to open: "Operation disabled due to low memory"
  • 3594 Browser crashes when trying to change account email on bugs.maemo.org

7 new enhancements were opened:

  • 3556 xauth should be installed by default
  • 3559 Opening a new browser window in the background
  • 3561 allow all or some setting to be accessible via blue pill mode
  • 3567 Fix Flash plugin description to indicate correct version of Flash
  • 3575 "E-mail" should be in Internet rather than Communication (or merged)
  • 3582 Include wget into busybox
  • 3589 Initfs reflashes shouldn't break multi-boot

Closed Bugs

10 bugs were closed "fixed":

  • 924 Hildon widgets doesn't support RTL mode
  • 2752 Handwring to osso_xterm duplicates letters
  • 3081 modest do not properly delete downloaded mails
  • 3082 modest ignores "headers only" option
  • 3101 Image viewer infinite loop with "Opening x/yy" message.
  • 3191 IMAP: no subfolders shown or producible (inbox only is shown)
  • 3302 email address with non ascii character not displayed properly in Inbox overview pane
  • 3478 Nokia needs to push some sort of SSU update to resolve the missing dependencies issue
  • 3518 browser windows sometimes cover other ui elements
  • 3534 Cannot connect to 3 (UK) provider because of space at the end of AP name

1 bug was closed "invalid":

  • 2861 Modest uses 49% memory when doing nothing

0 bugs were closed "wontfix".

0 bugs were closed "later".

0 bugs were closed "remind".

4 bugs were closed "duplicate":

  • 2430 Web browser steals focus from other applications
  • 3425 Backup freezes when files to back up have names with special characters like # and @
  • 3495 No Client Folders on IMAP account with many folders
  • 3593 Default homepage need to be updated w/ new maemo.org logo...

1 bug was closed "worksforme":

  • 1399 Sometimes the instant messaging connection is disconnected during an incoming call from gtalk2voip.com

Closed Enhancements

10 bugs were closed "fixed":

  • 924 Hildon widgets doesn't support RTL mode
  • 2752 Handwring to osso_xterm duplicates letters
  • 3081 modest do not properly delete downloaded mails
  • 3082 modest ignores "headers only" option
  • 3101 Image viewer infinite loop with "Opening x/yy" message.
  • 3191 IMAP: no subfolders shown or producible (inbox only is shown)
  • 3302 email address with non ascii character not displayed properly in Inbox overview pane
  • 3478 Nokia needs to push some sort of SSU update to resolve the missing dependencies issue
  • 3518 browser windows sometimes cover other ui elements
  • 3534 Cannot connect to 3 (UK) provider because of space at the end of AP name

1 bug was closed "invalid":

  • 2861 Modest uses 49% memory when doing nothing

0 enhancements were closed "wontfix".

0 enhancements were closed "later".

0 enhancements were closed "remind".

4 bugs were closed "duplicate":

  • 2430 Web browser steals focus from other applications
  • 3425 Backup freezes when files to back up have names with special characters like # and @
  • 3495 No Client Folders on IMAP account with many folders
  • 3593 Default homepage need to be updated w/ new maemo.org logo...

1 bug was closed "worksforme":

  • 1399 Sometimes the instant messaging connection is disconnected during an incoming call from gtalk2voip.com

Confirmed Items

6 bugs were confirmed:

  • 3369 IMAP message body not shown
  • 3438 Kernel doesn't have support for pi/robust futexes
  • 3537 Can't connect to WPA/WPA2 networks after upgrade to Diablo
  • 3583 libhildonmime fails to build due to variable format strings
  • 3586 Browser refusing to open: "Operation disabled due to low memory"
  • 3588 A backup attempt that includes "Settings" results in deadlock

3 enhancements were confirmed:

  • 2894 Bad string: "not enough *memory* to display document"
  • 3556 xauth should be installed by default
  • 3575 "E-mail" should be in Internet rather than Communication (or merged)

Reopened Items

2 bugs were reopened:

  • 924 Hildon widgets doesn't support RTL mode
  • 3191 IMAP: no subfolders shown or producible (inbox only is shown)

3 enhancements were reopened:

  • 2894 Bad string: "not enough *memory* to display document"
  • 3556 xauth should be installed by default
  • 3575 "E-mail" should be in Internet rather than Communication (or merged)

Keyworded Items

0 bugs were tagged "easyfix".

5 bugs were tagged "moreinfo":

  • 2534 No menu when clicking on connectivity applet, or just first menu
  • 3191 IMAP: no subfolders shown or producible (inbox only is shown)
  • 3554 invalid osso:category value in mc-import.xml
  • 3558 Exit offline mode? message box appears twice when trying to select a connection while offline.
  • 3560 Updates horribly confused, can't find missing packages

0 bugs were tagged "crash".

1 bug was tagged "patch":

  • 3583 libhildonmime fails to build due to variable format strings

0 enhancements were tagged "easyfix".

1 enhancement was tagged "moreinfo":

  • 3567 Fix Flash plugin description to indicate correct version of Flash

0 enhancements were tagged "patch".

This summary is also posted to Internet Tablet Talk and the Maemo developers' list.

Maemo Bug Jar #17

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A Quick Look at maemo Bugzilla
2008-08-04 through 2008-08-10

As of 2008-08-11 maemo Bugzilla contains 2575 (+8 this week) items,
including 1045 open issues (-3 this week):

  • 678 open bugs (-4 this week)
    • 15 critical/blocker (no change this week)
    • 19 "easyfix" (+1 this week)
    • 137 "moreinfo" (-2 this week)
    • 25 "crash" (+3 this week)
    • 17 "patch" (no change this week)
    • 8 reopened (no change this week)
    • 271 unconfirmed (-11 this week)
  • 367 open enhancements (+1 this week)
    • 12 "easyfix" (no change this week)
    • 7 "moreinfo" (+1 this week)
    • 7 "patch" (no change this week)
    • 6 reopened (no change this week)
    • 91 unconfirmed (no change this week)

Top Tens

Ten biggest open bugs by number of votes:

  1. (11%) 2878 Very poor satellite acquisition with internal GPS
  2. (4%) 2723 Pushing key once causes multiple repeats
  3. (3%) 375 minimum backlight level is too bright at night
  4. (3%) 3306 DUMMY connections not visible in Select connection dialog (+1 this week)
  5. (3%) 417 WEP with 802.1x EAP PEAP not supported (+1 this week)
  6. (3%) 2784 Screen taps or presses go to random locations, randomly (-1 this week)
  7. (3%) 2564 No consistency on scrolling/scrollbars in bundled OS2008 applications
  8. (2%) 1771 Bluetooth transfer speeds not really meeting Bluetooth 2.0 specs
  9. (2%) 2640 Can no longer pair bluetooth keyboard after upgrade to OS 2008 with restore (+1 this week)
  10. (2%) 2850 On screen keyboard dooesn't always realise that bluetooth keyboard has been connected or disconnected (new this week)

Ten biggest open enhancements by number of votes:

  1. (11%) 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  2. (5%) 667 A2DP and AVRCP Bluetooth profile wanted
  3. (5%) 2639 Home View needs to have an option to lock widgets into place
  4. (4%) 1695 Provide open link in background
  5. (4%) 1046 RFE: Power Management Profiles (AC/Battery, Timed, Environment and screen saver)
  6. (3%) 303 Clock should allow configurable 12h/24h display
  7. (3%) 368 USB mode selection on control panel
  8. (3%) 1017 need 802.1X/PEAPv0/MS-CHAPv2 and/or 802.1X/EAP-TTLS/MS-CHAPv2
  9. (3%) 1129 Media player doesn't save the timeposition on close
  10. (2%) 1584 provide system management software under free software licenses

Ten biggest open bugs by importance:

  1. 2770 /dev/urandom produces predictable data just after boot
  2. 3026 USB state hangs at b_idle on n810(won't allow mode change from sysfs)
  3. 1842 Constant metalayer-crawler crashes & CPU usage with some VMA file(s)
  4. 3357 Modest lingers in memory using 100% CPU
  5. 3478 Nokia needs to push some sort of SSU update to resolve the missing dependencies issue (+4 this week)
  6. 3190 Show "Connection to one or more account lost" when re-invite (+4 this week)
  7. 2878 Very poor satellite acquisition with internal GPS (new this week)
  8. 3378 Connection dialog presents only previous connections and doesn't scan (new this week)
  9. 3546 Resurrect avahi in maemo-extras (new this week)
  10. 2004 Missing VCard response crashes IM app (new this week)

Ten biggest open enhancements by importance:

  1. 151 Should be able to select home view feeds in "News Reader"
  2. 166 Confusing selecting behaviour in browser
  3. 167 Close>close window|close all windows and Window>New window/Message>Mew e-mail are confusing
  4. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  5. 217 Browser needs the "globe" icon (browser window selector) on the toolbar in full screen mode
  6. 218 Calculator exponent displays are improperly formatted
  7. 230 Network connection error message
  8. 236 Number of entries in news applet should be configureable
  9. 247 Timezone for language german/deutsch is wrong: London
  10. 259 Two volume regulators are confusing sometimes

Ten oldest open bugs:

  1. 220 Bluetooth file moves produce a potentially misleading error message
  2. 223 Maemo doesn't contain properly themed versions of Gtk stock icons
  3. 225 Clock application gets time wrong in Berlin timezone.
  4. 282 Flash remembers 'quality' setting in menu, but that setting is not in fact applied
  5. 298 Hildon specific GTK extensions should default to be disabled
  6. 304 Automatic proxy configuration file is not obeyed by news reader app
  7. 327 Connectivity wizard and certificate selection
  8. 339 browser needs internet connectivity for accessing localhost
  9. 358 remote file type detection? passing urls to applications?
  10. 360 HildonApps needlessly resize on map

Ten oldest open enhancements:

  1. 148 Graphics app has only one step undo
  2. 150 Audio player should have enqueue option
  3. 151 Should be able to select home view feeds in "News Reader"
  4. 166 Confusing selecting behaviour in browser
  5. 167 Close>close window|close all windows and Window>New window/Message>Mew e-mail are confusing
  6. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  7. 217 Browser needs the "globe" icon (browser window selector) on the toolbar in full screen mode
  8. 218 Calculator exponent displays are improperly formatted
  9. 229 Browser should support different font sizes for web pages
  10. 230 Network connection error message

New Items

6 new bugs were opened:

  • 3538 No checkboxes in Controlpanel>Panels>Status bar in Swedish translation
  • 3539 Uses generic "telepathy" jabber resource name, causing clashes.
  • 3540 IM: Auto-away doesn't work
  • 3542 Unable to automatically send to GMail SMTP server
  • 3543 /media/mmc[12] is mounted atime leading to performce loss
  • 3546 Resurrect avahi in maemo-extras
Of these, 0 were critical/blockers.

2 new enhancements were opened:

  • 3541 "Add link to bookmarks..." should be smarter about naming bookmarks
  • 3547 RSS reader fetches feeds too slowly

Closed Bugs

7 bugs were closed "fixed":

  • 1778 visudo wants /usr/bin/editor, still fails after that is provided
  • 1790 osso-wlan won't build: missing header files
  • 2879 osso-gpsd source is 1.0-23, binary 1.0-25
  • 2968 "Internal error: application E-mail closed"
  • 3304 tapping "More new e-mails" notification doesn't launch Modest
  • 3398 Missing G_BEGIN_DECLS and G_END_DECLS in libhildon-1
  • 3407 Input language switching does not work in browser entry fields

1 bug was closed "invalid":

  • 2494 Xwindow display can not be exported to another Linux machine

3 bugs were closed "wontfix":

  • 2364 Weirdness when unhiding window via click on status icon - minimal test case inline
  • 2513 OS2008 applications menu open or close inconsistently
  • 3523 dpkg-scanpackages utility does not scan user defined fields like Maemo Icon from Debian Package

0 bugs were closed "later".

0 bugs were closed "remind".

2 bugs were closed "duplicate":

  • 3483 Media player cannot play media from webserver requiring authentication
  • 3507 Selecting one of multiple opened browser windows doesn't always work

0 bugs were closed "worksforme".

Closed Enhancements

7 bugs were closed "fixed":

  • 1778 visudo wants /usr/bin/editor, still fails after that is provided
  • 1790 osso-wlan won't build: missing header files
  • 2879 osso-gpsd source is 1.0-23, binary 1.0-25
  • 2968 "Internal error: application E-mail closed"
  • 3304 tapping "More new e-mails" notification doesn't launch Modest
  • 3398 Missing G_BEGIN_DECLS and G_END_DECLS in libhildon-1
  • 3407 Input language switching does not work in browser entry fields

1 bug was closed "invalid":

  • 2494 Xwindow display can not be exported to another Linux machine

3 bugs were closed "wontfix":

  • 2364 Weirdness when unhiding window via click on status icon - minimal test case inline
  • 2513 OS2008 applications menu open or close inconsistently
  • 3523 dpkg-scanpackages utility does not scan user defined fields like Maemo Icon from Debian Package

0 enhancements were closed "later".

0 enhancements were closed "remind".

2 bugs were closed "duplicate":

  • 3483 Media player cannot play media from webserver requiring authentication
  • 3507 Selecting one of multiple opened browser windows doesn't always work

0 enhancements were closed "worksforme".

Confirmed Items

10 bugs were confirmed:

  • 3121 concurrent use of a given plugin in gst-plugins-dsp causes both to fail
  • 3300 "Display stays lit when charging" in control panel doesn't always work
  • 3420 tinymail should not use g_atexit
  • 3425 Backup freezes when files to back up have names with special characters like # and @
  • 3455 telepathy-gabble deadlooping
  • 3501 hildon_window_update_topmost() should handle/ignore windows that haven't been realized
  • 3534 Cannot connect to 3 (UK) provider because of space at the end of AP name
  • 3535 After Backspace, digit gets inserted at beginning when entering Lock code
  • 3538 No checkboxes in Controlpanel>Panels>Status bar in Swedish translation
  • 3543 /media/mmc[12] is mounted atime leading to performce loss

2 enhancements were confirmed:

  • 2962 Integrate Evolution contacts to Map
  • 3541 "Add link to bookmarks..." should be smarter about naming bookmarks

Reopened Items

2 bugs were reopened:

  • 2879 osso-gpsd source is 1.0-23, binary 1.0-25
  • 3287 Maximized google reader draws weird lines on the screen

2 enhancements were reopened:

  • 2962 Integrate Evolution contacts to Map
  • 3541 "Add link to bookmarks..." should be smarter about naming bookmarks

Keyworded Items

1 bug was tagged "easyfix":

  • 3501 hildon_window_update_topmost() should handle/ignore windows that haven't been realized

6 bugs were tagged "moreinfo":

  • 1771 Bluetooth transfer speeds not really meeting Bluetooth 2.0 specs
  • 1855 wrong MODULE_PATH in linuxrc file of initfs
  • 2069 Media streamer stops working
  • 3092 Can't add songs manually to library, nor are they added once they've been played
  • 3469 Pause/Resume download (big?) aborts all, requires restart.
  • 3537 Can't connect to WPA/WPA2 networks after upgrade to Diablo

3 bugs were tagged "crash":

  • 3469 Pause/Resume download (big?) aborts all, requires restart.
  • 3504 Browser apparently hangs or closes due to an "internal error"
  • 3530 Email app crashes when accessing IMAP account

0 bugs were tagged "patch".

0 enhancements were tagged "easyfix".

1 enhancement was tagged "moreinfo":

  • 961 Media player lists non-existent songs

0 enhancements were tagged "patch".

This summary is also posted to the Maemo developers' list and Internet Tablet Talk.

Maemo Bug Jar #16

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A Quick Look at Maemo Software in maemo Bugzilla
2008-07-28 through 2008-08-03

Starting with this edition, the Bug Jar tracks only items in Maemo Software. Dropping the maemo.org Website items has caused some numbers in the first section to decrease sharply and some of the top tens to change significantly.

The ordering of sections within the Bug Jar has also changed this week. The sections are sorted based upon the size audience they may interest, with general interest information appearing at the top of the Bug Jar and highly focused information at the bottom.

As of 2008-08-04 maemo Bugzilla contains 2567 (-888 this week) items,
including 1048 open issues (-121 this week):

  • 682 open bugs (-92 this week)
    • 15 critical/blocker (-1 this week)
    • 18 "easyfix" (+1 this week)
    • 139 "moreinfo" (+17 this week)
    • 22 "crash" (no change this week)
    • 17 "patch" (+1 this week)
    • 8 reopened (+1 this week)
    • 282 unconfirmed (-13 this week)
  • 366 open enhancements (-29 this week)
    • 12 "easyfix" (-1 this week)
    • 6 "moreinfo" (no change this week)
    • 7 "patch" (no change this week)
    • 6 reopened (+2 this week)
    • 91 unconfirmed (-6 this week)

Top Tens

Ten biggest open bugs by number of votes:

  1. 2878 Very poor satellite acquisition with internal GPS
  2. 2723 Pushing key once causes multiple repeats (+1 this week)
  3. 375 minimum backlight level is too bright at night (-1 this week)
  4. 2784 Screen taps or presses go to random locations, randomly
  5. 3306 DUMMY connections not visible in Select connection dialog
  6. 417 WEP with 802.1x EAP PEAP not supported
  7. 2564 No consistency on scrolling/scrollbars in bundled OS2008 applications
  8. 1771 Bluetooth transfer speeds not really meeting Bluetooth 2.0 specs
  9. 2968 "Internal error: application E-mail closed"
  10. 2640 Can no longer pair bluetooth keyboard after upgrade to OS 2008 with restore

Ten biggest open enhancements by number of votes:

  1. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing
  2. 667 A2DP and AVRCP Bluetooth profile wanted
  3. 2639 Home View needs to have an option to lock widgets into place
  4. 1695 Provide open link in background
  5. 1046 RFE: Power Management Profiles (AC/Battery, Timed, Environment and screen saver)
  6. 303 Clock should allow configurable 12h/24h display
  7. 368 USB mode selection on control panel
  8. 1017 need 802.1X/PEAPv0/MS-CHAPv2 and/or 802.1X/EAP-TTLS/MS-CHAPv2
  9. 1129 Media player doesn't save the timeposition on close
  10. 1584 provide system management software under free software licenses

Ten biggest open bugs by importance:

  1. 2770 /dev/urandom produces predictable data just after boot (+1 this week)
  2. 3026 USB state hangs at b_idle on n810(won't allow mode change from sysfs) (+1 this week)
  3. 1842 Constant metalayer-crawler crashes & CPU usage with some VMA file(s) (+1 this week)
  4. 3357 Modest lingers in memory using 100% CPU (+1 this week)
  5. 3398 Missing G_BEGIN_DECLS and G_END_DECLS in libhildon-1 (new this week)
  6. 3179 Finger keyboard return key closes finger keyboard instead of submitting form/URL (+3 this week)
  7. 2640 Can no longer pair bluetooth keyboard after upgrade to OS 2008 with restore (+3 this week)
  8. 3520 Motorola a1200 Bluetooth DUN through t-mobile cellphone operator fails (new this week)
  9. 3478 Nokia needs to push some sort of SSU update to resolve the missing dependencies issue (new this week)
  10. 3190 Show "Connection to one or more account lost" when re-invite (new this week)

Ten biggest open enhancements by importance:

  1. 151 Should be able to select home view feeds in "News Reader" (new this week)
  2. 166 Confusing selecting behaviour in browser (new this week)
  3. 167 Close>close window|close all windows and Window>New window/Message>Mew e-mail are confusing (new this week)
  4. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing (new this week)
  5. 217 Browser needs the "globe" icon (browser window selector) on the toolbar in full screen mode (new this week)
  6. 218 Calculator exponent displays are improperly formatted (new this week)
  7. 230 Network connection error message (new this week)
  8. 236 Number of entries in news applet should be configureable (new this week)
  9. 247 Timezone for language german/deutsch is wrong: London (new this week)
  10. 259 Two volume regulators are confusing sometimes (new this week)

Ten oldest open bugs:

  1. 220 Bluetooth file moves produce a potentially misleading error message
  2. 223 Maemo doesn't contain properly themed versions of Gtk stock icons
  3. 225 Clock application gets time wrong in Berlin timezone.
  4. 282 Flash remembers 'quality' setting in menu, but that setting is not in fact applied
  5. 298 Hildon specific GTK extensions should default to be disabled
  6. 304 Automatic proxy configuration file is not obeyed by news reader app
  7. 327 Connectivity wizard and certificate selection
  8. 339 browser needs internet connectivity for accessing localhost
  9. 358 remote file type detection? passing urls to applications?
  10. 360 HildonApps needlessly resize on map

Ten oldest open enhancements:

  1. 148 Graphics app has only one step undo (+1 this week)
  2. 150 Audio player should have enqueue option (+1 this week)
  3. 151 Should be able to select home view feeds in "News Reader" (+1 this week)
  4. 166 Confusing selecting behaviour in browser (+1 this week)
  5. 167 Close>close window|close all windows and Window>New window/Message>Mew e-mail are confusing (+1 this week)
  6. 176 Support for OGG Vorbis / Theora missing (+1 this week)
  7. 217 Browser needs the "globe" icon (browser window selector) on the toolbar in full screen mode (+1 this week)
  8. 218 Calculator exponent displays are improperly formatted (+1 this week)
  9. 229 Browser should support different font sizes for web pages (+1 this week)
  10. 230 Network connection error message (new this week)

New Items

17 new bugs were opened:

  • 3506 Open in new window doesn't always work
  • 3507 Selecting one of multiple opened browser windows doesn't always work
  • 3508 Camera, when used to take picture, shows the image upside down
  • 3511 Text input system cannot keep up with user inputting text at moderate or high speeds
  • 3514 Installing SDK with installer script or/and repo fails
  • 3516 reboot resets background from SD card
  • 3517 Form field navigation broken in browser
  • 3518 browser windows sometimes cover other ui elements
  • 3520 Motorola a1200 Bluetooth DUN through t-mobile cellphone operator fails
  • 3522 Dialog coordinates calculation issue while switching from Fullscreen to Unfullscreen mode
  • 3523 dpkg-scanpackages utility does not scan user defined fields like Maemo Icon from Debian Package
  • 3530 Email app crashes when accessing IMAP account
  • 3532 Bluetooth Keyboard input not accepted after connect: Can't Type
  • 3533 Tele2/Comviq (Swedish telco) DUN preset removed in Diablo
  • 3534 Unable to connect to 3 (UK)
  • 3535 Bad lock code backspace logic
  • 3537 Can't connect to WPA/WPA2 networks after upgrade to Diablo
Of these, 1 was a critical/blocker:
  • 3530 Email app crashes when accessing IMAP account

5 new enhancements were opened:

  • 3509 Unable to adjust backlight brightness when screen is set too dark for the current environment lighting.
  • 3519 Integrate screen rotation patches into stock kernel and X server.
  • 3527 Modest should scroll to the top when new mail arrives
  • 3528 Time setting widget shouldn't wrap on overflow
  • 3529 Missing "English (Canada)" support

Closed Bugs

9 bugs were closed "fixed":

  • 1712 typo in conicconnectionevent.h
  • 2140 hidd cannot connect to Freedom Universal Keyboard
  • 2148 Help - Connectivity Tip text is slightly incorrect
  • 2219 Busy indicator is removed before Installed Applications list is populated rather than after - this produces a significant length of time of screen inactivity
  • 2241 Window Title cannot be changed through JavaScript
  • 2382 Playbin does not send tag events for OGG files
  • 2400 Soft poweroff option in mce.ini non-functional
  • 3043 Browser Info message every time it opens "Unable to open storage location"
  • 3297 International characters in SSID

2 bugs were closed "invalid":

  • 2244 Intermitent AdHoc network connectivity problem
  • 2879 osso-gpsd source is 1.0-23, binary 1.0-25

3 bugs were closed "wontfix":

  • 868 xtrans-dev doesn't conflict with libxtrans-dev
  • 2258 Country selection in Skype is incorrect
  • 2880 osso-gpsd does not support satcount>12, N810 GPS does

0 bugs were closed "later".

0 bugs were closed "remind".

1 bug was closed "duplicate":

  • 3508 Camera, when used to take picture, shows the image upside down

2 bugs were closed "worksforme":

  • 2406 word history suggestions missing when using "Custom/Empty" base dictionary
  • 3514 Installing SDK with installer script or/and repo fails

Closed Enhancements

9 bugs were closed "fixed":

  • 1712 typo in conicconnectionevent.h
  • 2140 hidd cannot connect to Freedom Universal Keyboard
  • 2148 Help - Connectivity Tip text is slightly incorrect
  • 2219 Busy indicator is removed before Installed Applications list is populated rather than after - this produces a significant length of time of screen inactivity
  • 2241 Window Title cannot be changed through JavaScript
  • 2382 Playbin does not send tag events for OGG files
  • 2400 Soft poweroff option in mce.ini non-functional
  • 3043 Browser Info message every time it opens "Unable to open storage location"
  • 3297 International characters in SSID

2 bugs were closed "invalid":

  • 2244 Intermitent AdHoc network connectivity problem
  • 2879 osso-gpsd source is 1.0-23, binary 1.0-25

3 bugs were closed "wontfix":

  • 868 xtrans-dev doesn't conflict with libxtrans-dev
  • 2258 Country selection in Skype is incorrect
  • 2880 osso-gpsd does not support satcount>12, N810 GPS does

0 enhancements were closed "later".

0 enhancements were closed "remind".

1 bug was closed "duplicate":

  • 3508 Camera, when used to take picture, shows the image upside down

2 bugs were closed "worksforme":

  • 2406 word history suggestions missing when using "Custom/Empty" base dictionary
  • 3514 Installing SDK with installer script or/and repo fails

Confirmed Items

7 bugs were confirmed:

  • 2188 Alarms fail to compensate for DST.
  • 2315 hildon-theme-plankton has incorrectly written 'hildon' in the package description
  • 2425 In "Panels" Control Panel, the label for the "Organize" button doesn't fit
  • 2787 Screen lock not entirely locked, allows some input
  • 3245 hildon-help + gtkhtml2 -> core dump
  • 3400 Update libglade to at least 2.6.1
  • 3496 the check for update "cancel" button dosen't work

9 enhancements were confirmed:

  • 2107 Allow to move to next page using hardware keys when at bottom of doc.
  • 2111 Allow copy text (& paste) in PDF reader
  • 2247 No way to clear/reset word prediction dictionary
  • 2710 Disclaimer nag screen for 3rd party software should be disableable
  • 2945 show timezone lines on map & show country borders / major cities
  • 3077 Ability to customize system sounds via Control panel
  • 3519 Integrate screen rotation patches into stock kernel and X server.
  • 3527 Modest should scroll to the top when new mail arrives
  • 3529 Missing "English (Canada)" support

Reopened Items

1 bug was reopened:

  • 3398 Missing G_BEGIN_DECLS and G_END_DECLS in libhildon-1

9 enhancements were reopened:

  • 2107 Allow to move to next page using hardware keys when at bottom of doc.
  • 2111 Allow copy text (& paste) in PDF reader
  • 2247 No way to clear/reset word prediction dictionary
  • 2710 Disclaimer nag screen for 3rd party software should be disableable
  • 2945 show timezone lines on map & show country borders / major cities
  • 3077 Ability to customize system sounds via Control panel
  • 3519 Integrate screen rotation patches into stock kernel and X server.
  • 3527 Modest should scroll to the top when new mail arrives
  • 3529 Missing "English (Canada)" support

Keyworded Items

3 bugs were tagged "easyfix":

  • 2315 hildon-theme-plankton has incorrectly written 'hildon' in the package description
  • 2425 In "Panels" Control Panel, the label for the "Organize" button doesn't fit
  • 3304 tapping "More new e-mails" notification doesn't launch Modest

22 bugs were tagged "moreinfo":

  • 2130 Bug in page zoom & jQuery ThickBox functionality...
  • 2140 hidd cannot connect to Freedom Universal Keyboard
  • 2143 finger virtual keyboard layout for Russian
  • 2144 When applications are installed and the extras folder is not there, the folder is created but hidden.
  • 2169 osso-xterm virtual keyboard shouldn't autocomplete ctrl-chars
  • 2213 Song on the internal SD card are ignored
  • 2229 Unable to edit Status Bar icons(move, remove, add new)
  • 2244 Intermitent AdHoc network connectivity problem
  • 2246 When alarm triggers during charge, system does not power on
  • 2331 module-init-tools not updating on dist-upgrade
  • 2382 Playbin does not send tag events for OGG files
  • 2394 n800 it2008 osk has different repeat behaviour
  • 2587 Cant pair Bluetooth device that has an alfa password
  • 3005 Opening a new email through the pop-up does not mark it as read
  • 3043 Browser Info message every time it opens "Unable to open storage location"
  • 3504 Browser apparently hangs or closes due to an "internal error"
  • 3511 Text input system cannot keep up with user inputting text at moderate or high speeds
  • 3516 reboot resets background from SD card
  • 3517 Form field navigation broken in browser
  • 3518 browser windows sometimes cover other ui elements
  • 3530 Email app crashes when accessing IMAP account
  • 3532 Bluetooth Keyboard input not accepted after connect: Can't Type

0 bugs were tagged "crash".

0 bugs were tagged "patch".

0 enhancements were tagged "easyfix".

0 enhancements were tagged "moreinfo".

0 enhancements were tagged "patch".

This summary is also posted to the Maemo developers' list and Internet Tablet Talk.