Bug 1485617

Summary: GNOME Software Flatpak doesn't install apps' language packs
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: okalousek <okalousek>
Component: gnome-softwareAssignee: Richard Hughes <rhughes>
Status: CLOSED EOL QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: 28CC: diegobz, dimitris, fedora, jean-baptiste, klember, nexfwall, noriko.mizumoto, petersen, piotrdrag, rhughes, semanticdesign, trans
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Description okalousek@gmail.com 2017-08-26 09:33:36 UTC
Description of problem:

My problem is: I add FlatHub and I install gnome-recipes (org.gnome.Recipes), but it doesn't install org.gnome.Recipes.Locale (language packs) for all languages. I want czech. I install it with flatpak install --system flathub org.gnome.Recipes.Locale , I can do it every flatpak install, but with gnome software is more confortable. If i install org.gnome.Recipes only with command, it installs langpack too.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gnome-software 3.24.3 on Fedora 26 with 4.12.8-300.fc26.x86_64.

How reproducible:
You must have antoher language, no English.
Install something from flatpak repo with gnome software and open it.
Uninstall it, and install it with flatpak install command.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Change language (to for example Czech)
2. Add Flatpak repo (Best FlatHub)
3. Install it with GNOME Software (for example GNOME Recipes)
4. Open it, it have English

5. Uninstall it
6. Do command flatpak install --system org.gnome.Recipes
7. Open it, you have antoher language (for example Czech)

Actual results:
English in flatpak installed apps trought GNOME Software

Expected results:
Setted language in flatpak installed apps trought GNOME Software

Additional info:

Comment 1 Egor Zakharov 2017-09-24 17:12:49 UTC
I think you should change Component field to "gnome-software" and report this bug also on bugzilla.gnome.org, to get attention.

Because I start to feel what GNOME Devs which are also maintainers of Fedora packages mostly ignore what happening on RedHat Bugzilla.

Comment 2 noriko 2018-02-17 07:36:21 UTC
Hi, I just took over this component's assignee.
I agree with Egor at comment #1. Feodra Localization can't help this.
Now the product and the component changed.

Comment 3 noriko 2018-02-17 07:37:01 UTC
Richard, could you kindly have a look this bug?

Comment 4 Fedora End Of Life 2018-02-20 15:25:36 UTC
This bug appears to have been reported against 'rawhide' during the Fedora 28 development cycle.
Changing version to '28'.

Comment 5 Ben Cotton 2019-05-02 22:06:40 UTC
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Comment 6 Ben Cotton 2019-05-28 19:29:57 UTC
Fedora 28 changed to end-of-life (EOL) status on 2019-05-28. Fedora 28 is
no longer maintained, which means that it will not receive any further
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Comment 7 jibecfed 2019-05-28 20:24:45 UTC
please reopen and affect to rawhide, as far as I know, this still is a valid issue