Gentoo Websites Logo
Go to: Gentoo Home Documentation Forums Lists Bugs Planet Store Wiki Get Gentoo!
Bug 713930 - dev-vcs/git-cola installs metainfo files into /usr/share/appdata
Summary: dev-vcs/git-cola installs metainfo files into /usr/share/appdata
Alias: None
Product: Gentoo Linux
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Current packages (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Martin Gysel (bearsh)
Keywords: PullRequest
Depends on:
Blocks: appdata-deprecated
  Show dependency tree
Reported: 2020-03-22 11:55 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2020-12-17 09:32 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---

build.log (build.log,39.81 KB, text/plain)
2020-03-22 11:55 UTC, Agostino Sarubbo

Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.
Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2020-03-22 11:55:09 UTC
This is an auto-filled bug because dev-vcs/git-cola installs metainfo files into /usr/share/appdata. Attached build log and emerge --info
Comment 1 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2020-03-22 11:55:15 UTC
Created attachment 624170 [details]

build log and emerge --info
Comment 2 Martin Gysel (bearsh) 2020-12-07 18:58:00 UTC
this has been fixed in dev-vcs/git-cola-3.8. once it hits stable this bug can be closed...
Comment 3 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2020-12-17 08:48:17 UTC
The bug has been referenced in the following commit(s):

commit 16f122039ae676bd73619223fb0c3294b744f590
Author:     Martin Gysel <>
AuthorDate: 2020-12-09 07:04:46 +0000
Commit:     Joonas Niilola <>
CommitDate: 2020-12-17 08:48:10 +0000

    dev-vcs/git-cola: add py3.8, fix qa warnings
    Package-Manager: Portage-3.0.12, Repoman-3.0.2
    Signed-off-by: Martin Gysel <>
    Signed-off-by: Joonas Niilola <>

 .../files/git-cola-3.5-py3.8-line-buffering.patch  | 29 ++++++++++++++++++++++
 dev-vcs/git-cola/git-cola-3.5-r1.ebuild            |  8 +++++-
 2 files changed, 36 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)