Bug 981869 - Strigi 0.7.8 is available
Summary: Strigi 0.7.8 is available
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: strigi
Version: rawhide
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Kevin Kofler
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2013-07-06 14:25 UTC by Ernesto Manríquez
Modified: 2013-07-17 03:14 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

Fixed In Version: strigi-0.7.8-1.fc17
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2013-07-17 03:03:25 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Ernesto Manríquez 2013-07-06 14:25:10 UTC
Description of problem:
Yes, I know Strigi release management is pathetic. But please, can you update this in Rawhide (and if possible, in F18/19)? We all know that if Strigi is outdated, then we will have reduced performance and subtle bugs with KDE 4.10/4.11, and we want to avoid that.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible, etc: Irrelevant.

Comment 1 Kevin Kofler 2013-07-06 20:11:48 UTC
I'm taking care of this, including the Upstream Release Monitoring entry to ensure we don't miss the next release again.

Comment 3 Kevin Kofler 2013-07-06 20:52:24 UTC
Building strigi-0.7.8-1.fc20 for Rawhide now. I'll file updates for F1[789] once the Rawhide build succeeds.

Comment 4 Kevin Kofler 2013-07-06 21:09:35 UTC
Note that we were already carrying all of these:
 - Fix xpm and xbm index. (Weng Xuetian)
 - Extract tracknumber and track count from a value like "03/16". (Sebastian Trueg)
 - Fixed indexing of m3u files. (Sebastian Trueg)
 - Fix FLAC Files: Remove addtional 'db' in replaygain (Vishesh Handa)
 - Fix: flac analizer was importing only one artist tag. (Ignacio Serantes)
 - Fix: non numeric genres in id3 v2 mp3 are ignored. (Ignacio Serantes)
 - Fix parsing of genre field in id3v2 tags(Sune Vuorela)

and that these are not relevant for us (e.g., because they are build-time-only issues, and if it builds, it works, or because they only apply to the FFmpeg plugin we cannot ship):
 - C++11 fixes (Raphael Kubo da Costa)
 - Let the strigi ffmpeg plugin compile on modern ffmpeg versions. (Simeon Bird)
 - Simeon Bird (Let the ffmpeg analyser deal with files with have track numbers with a / in them)
 - Use GNUInstallDirs in order to install into lib64 automatically (David Faure)
 - Allow the Strigi submodules to be installed in custom prefixes. (Christophe Giboudeaux)

and that this one is only marginally relevant to us (allows removing a bogus BuildRequires, but does not matter for our users):
 - Remove dependency on boost. (Jos van den Oever)

That leaves only these 3 changes as possibly relevant (of which the 3rd is interesting only for developers or packagers):
 - Change: TPE2 tag it's used as nmm:albumArtist instead as nmm:performer in ID3 analyzer. (Ignacio Serantes)
 - Change: added support to TRACKTOTAL tag as an equivalent to TRACKCOUNT in FLAC analyzer. (Ignacio Serantes)
 - Install a version file for the CMake config module (Christophe Giboudeaux)

so it's not as big a catastrophe that we haven't been carrying the latest version as you are painting it.

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2013-07-06 22:02:18 UTC
strigi-0.7.8-1.fc18 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 18.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-07-06 22:02:32 UTC
strigi-0.7.8-1.fc17 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 17.

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2013-07-06 22:02:41 UTC
strigi-0.7.8-1.fc19 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 19.

Comment 8 Ernesto Manríquez 2013-07-07 01:52:16 UTC
Good to know, Kevin. And I'm pleased to see that the packaging team in Fedora is among the best. The "hidden bugs" part was speaking in a general way; I suffered badly when Strigi was outdated a long time ago, but even KDE doesn't use it as before, so there was no catastrophe to begin with ;)

Testing and reporting.

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2013-07-08 00:51:02 UTC
Package strigi-0.7.8-1.fc17:
* should fix your issue,
* was pushed to the Fedora 17 testing repository,
* should be available at your local mirror within two days.
Update it with:
# su -c 'yum update --enablerepo=updates-testing strigi-0.7.8-1.fc17'
as soon as you are able to.
Please go to the following url:
then log in and leave karma (feedback).

Comment 10 Fedora Update System 2013-07-17 03:03:25 UTC
strigi-0.7.8-1.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 11 Fedora Update System 2013-07-17 03:12:15 UTC
strigi-0.7.8-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 12 Fedora Update System 2013-07-17 03:14:39 UTC
strigi-0.7.8-1.fc17 has been pushed to the Fedora 17 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

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