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Tue, Feb 23

jonas.smedegaard merged task T1003: Some weird Polkit issue into T1004: Some weird Polkit issue.
Tue, Feb 23, 05:29 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard merged T1003: Some weird Polkit issue into T1004: Some weird Polkit issue.
Tue, Feb 23, 05:29 · Restricted Project

Sat, Feb 20

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T987: Resource temporarily unavailable [IP: 138.201.228.45 443] (notorious https).

https://serverfault.com/a/950568 mentions intermittent OCSP failures tied to IPv6.

Sat, Feb 20, 10:12
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T987: Resource temporarily unavailable [IP: 138.201.228.45 443] (notorious https).

https://stackoverflow.com/a/60243923 mentions how to disable OCSP for apt:

touch /etc/apt/apt.conf.d/99verify-peer.conf \
&& echo >>/etc/apt/apt.conf.d/99verify-peer.conf "Acquire { https::Verify-Peer false }"
Sat, Feb 20, 10:10

Fri, Feb 19

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T987: Resource temporarily unavailable [IP: 138.201.228.45 443] (notorious https).

maybe relevant to your research:
curl -O https://repo.pureos.net/pureos/dists/amber/main/source/Sources.xz works fine,
but curl -O --cert-status https://repo.pureos.net/pureos/dists/amber/main/source/Sources.xz fails:

curl: (91) No OCSP response received

Fri, Feb 19, 11:45

Wed, Feb 17

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".

@jeremiah.foster: please don't discuss [multiple issues] issues directly, but instead file a separate issue report for the part you have input on and discuss it there.

Wed, Feb 17, 03:12 · Restricted Project

Mon, Feb 15

jonas.smedegaard closed T992: PureOS forum: the community helps users install non-free software, a subtask of T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS", as Invalid.
Mon, Feb 15, 09:55 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T992: PureOS forum: the community helps users install non-free software as Invalid.

This issue is not about what is acceptable for people hired by or representing Purism to do.

Mon, Feb 15, 09:55 · Freedom

Sun, Feb 14

jonas.smedegaard closed T995: firefox-esr: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced, a subtask of T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS", as Invalid.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:58 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T995: firefox-esr: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced as Invalid.

I am unaware of any issues with Firefox ESR violating the FSF Free System Distribution Guidelines.
We are aware of a some issues that might violate FSDG, and we are examining each of those individually.

Sun, Feb 14, 02:58 · Freedom
jonas.smedegaard closed T994: chromium: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced as Invalid.

I am unaware of any issues with Chromium violating the FSF Free System Distribution Guidelines.

Sun, Feb 14, 02:53 · Freedom
jonas.smedegaard closed T994: chromium: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced, a subtask of T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS", as Invalid.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:53 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard renamed T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS" from Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS" to [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".
Sun, Feb 14, 02:40 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a subtask for T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS": T995: firefox-esr: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:39 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a parent task for T995: firefox-esr: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced: T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".
Sun, Feb 14, 02:39 · Freedom
jonas.smedegaard added a subtask for T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS": T994: chromium: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:39 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a parent task for T994: chromium: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced: T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".
Sun, Feb 14, 02:39 · Freedom
jonas.smedegaard triaged T994: chromium: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced as Freedom Issue priority.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:39 · Freedom
jonas.smedegaard triaged T995: firefox-esr: has freedom issues so well known that PureBrowser was introduced as Freedom Issue priority.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:39 · Freedom
jonas.smedegaard added a parent task for T11: firefox-esr - rename to purebrowser to stay free from Mozilla trademark entanglements: T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".
Sun, Feb 14, 02:35
jonas.smedegaard added a subtask for T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS": T11: firefox-esr - rename to purebrowser to stay free from Mozilla trademark entanglements.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:34 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard claimed T57: [multiple issues] chromium.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:32 · Freedom-harm: license not FSF-compliant, Freedom-harm: downloads nonfree code
jonas.smedegaard renamed T57: [multiple issues] chromium from [FREEDOM ISSUE] chromium to [multiple issues] chromium.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:31 · Freedom-harm: license not FSF-compliant, Freedom-harm: downloads nonfree code
jonas.smedegaard added a subtask for T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS": T241: chromium - promotes non-free NVIDIA driver via (embedded copy of) libxnvctrl.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:30 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a parent task for T241: chromium - promotes non-free NVIDIA driver via (embedded copy of) libxnvctrl: T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".
Sun, Feb 14, 02:30 · Freedom-harm: need nonfree code
jonas.smedegaard added a subtask for T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS": T993: python3-pip: package manager configured to point to repositories containing non-free software.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:19 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a parent task for T993: python3-pip: package manager configured to point to repositories containing non-free software: T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".
Sun, Feb 14, 02:19 · Freedom-harm: downloads nonfree code
jonas.smedegaard triaged T993: python3-pip: package manager configured to point to repositories containing non-free software as Freedom Issue priority.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:19 · Freedom-harm: downloads nonfree code
jonas.smedegaard added a parent task for T992: PureOS forum: the community helps users install non-free software: T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".
Sun, Feb 14, 02:12 · Freedom
jonas.smedegaard added a subtask for T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS": T992: PureOS forum: the community helps users install non-free software.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:12 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".

Thanks again. You can do that now at T992.

Sun, Feb 14, 02:12 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard triaged T992: PureOS forum: the community helps users install non-free software as Freedom Issue priority.
Sun, Feb 14, 02:10 · Freedom
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T991: [multiple issues] Feedback on "potential freedom issues in PureOS".

thanks for your input, @francois - but please wait until this multi-issue has been broken into parts before contributing further, because a) it is too difficult to discuss multiple issues at once in this interface, and b) it is not possible to reassign comments to other more narrow-scoped issue reports once made.

Sun, Feb 14, 01:34 · Restricted Project

Jan 21 2021

jonas.smedegaard renamed T938: packaging guidelines mandates always versioning packages as newer than in Debian from packaging guidelines inadequately covers accepted variety of versioning suffices for packages to packaging guidelines mandates always versioning packages as newer than in Debian.
Jan 21 2021, 06:04

Dec 23 2020

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T980: Firefox ESR implements Encrypted Media Extensions (EME).

I reported this issue on my own (not driven by reports of others but from my prior knowledge in maintaining PureBrowser and therefore pretty exactly knowing how they differ).

Dec 23 2020, 13:23 · Freedom-harm: downloads nonfree code

Dec 21 2020

jonas.smedegaard triaged T980: Firefox ESR implements Encrypted Media Extensions (EME) as Freedom Issue priority.
Dec 21 2020, 17:42 · Freedom-harm: downloads nonfree code

Oct 6 2020

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T924: Maintain Debian Derivatives Census page for PureOS.

I also recommend to subscribe to https://wiki.debian.org/Derivatives/CensusTemplate (hint: that page was updated today)

Oct 6 2020, 08:58

Oct 5 2020

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T924: Maintain Debian Derivatives Census page for PureOS.

@jeremiah.foster as an initial action, I recommend that you subscribe to the wiki page, to get notified when others edit it - in case you disagree or appreciate learning from it.

Oct 5 2020, 01:26

Oct 2 2020

jonas.smedegaard closed T941: pantalaimon: please switch to tracking Debian package as Invalid.

oh, silly me: pantalaimon was never derived, so this is a non-issue.

Oct 2 2020, 08:05
jonas.smedegaard created T941: pantalaimon: please switch to tracking Debian package.
Oct 2 2020, 07:47

Sep 28 2020

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T938: packaging guidelines mandates always versioning packages as newer than in Debian.

Higher-than-Debian version shadows a Debian package if both are available. That is suitable for packages deliberately deviating from its Debian counterpart.
Example: debian-games (we fix an FSF-specific freedom-issue)

Sep 28 2020, 03:20
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T927: packaging guidelines encourages (arguably mandates) always versioning packages as newer than in Debian.

superceded by T938

Sep 28 2020, 02:53

Sep 26 2020

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T420: [FREEDOM ISSUE] snapd - linked to external source.

The problem tracked in this issue is that you can install non-free packages or add non-free repos - including skype and others.
Which packages can most easily be installed due to the default configuration of the tool is a subset of this general issue.

Sep 26 2020, 02:37 · Freedom

Sep 15 2020

jonas.smedegaard renamed T938: packaging guidelines mandates always versioning packages as newer than in Debian from packaging guidelines inadequately covers accepted variaety of versioning suffices for packages to packaging guidelines inadequately covers accepted variety of versioning suffices for packages.
Sep 15 2020, 09:13
jonas.smedegaard created T938: packaging guidelines mandates always versioning packages as newer than in Debian.
Sep 15 2020, 09:13
jonas.smedegaard closed T927: packaging guidelines encourages (arguably mandates) always versioning packages as newer than in Debian as Invalid.

seems I was mistaken: Matthias explained today that "whatever works, as long as the string "pureos" with a version number suffix appears in there".

Sep 15 2020, 09:06

Aug 20 2020

jonas.smedegaard created T928: laniakea: Migration excuses lack info on *which* dependency is (suspect of being) unsatisfiable.
Aug 20 2020, 02:47 · Restricted Project

Aug 18 2020

jonas.smedegaard created T927: packaging guidelines encourages (arguably mandates) always versioning packages as newer than in Debian.
Aug 18 2020, 12:30

Aug 4 2020

jonas.smedegaard created T924: Maintain Debian Derivatives Census page for PureOS.
Aug 4 2020, 02:54

Aug 3 2020

jonas.smedegaard created T923: three packages did not enter NEW queue.
Aug 3 2020, 01:55 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T922: need something like https://ftp-master.debian.org/new.html as Resolved.

Thanks!

Aug 3 2020, 01:11 · Restricted Project

Aug 2 2020

jonas.smedegaard created T922: need something like https://ftp-master.debian.org/new.html.
Aug 2 2020, 02:58 · Restricted Project

Jul 30 2020

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T921: libmount1 too old for libglib2.0-0.

https://software.pureos.net/package/bin/byzantium/libglib2.0-0 currently says "This package is currently not installable!"

Jul 30 2020, 04:23
jonas.smedegaard created T921: libmount1 too old for libglib2.0-0.
Jul 30 2020, 04:13

May 24 2020

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T59: [FREEDOM ISSUE] geogebra.

Please note that this issue is about whether or not a package in PureOS is violating policies defined by Debian and/or FSF.

May 24 2020, 06:12 · Freedom

Apr 3 2020

jonas.smedegaard reassigned T776: kodi-bin - outdated mariadb dependency from jonas.smedegaard to jeremiah.foster.
Apr 3 2020, 01:54

Jan 27 2020

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T570: Package OpenQA for Debian.

@jeremiah.foster I am not sure but I don't think Yamane-san is hanging out on irc

Jan 27 2020, 12:03

Dec 27 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T570: Package OpenQA for Debian.

core part of OpenQA is already in Debian: https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/os-autoinst

Dec 27 2019, 15:17

Dec 15 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T876: youtube-dl out-of-date and non-functional - fast track newer package into Amber.

Upstream bugreport: https://bugs.debian.org/908947

Dec 15 2019, 10:19

Nov 30 2019

jonas.smedegaard closed T864: Unar installed with unrar-free as Invalid.

There are many, many, MANY ways you can break your system, by changing how its configuration to behave differently from what it did when initially installed.

Nov 30 2019, 01:17 · Restricted Project, Restricted Project

Nov 28 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T864: Unar installed with unrar-free.

Yes, unrar-free recommends unar.

Nov 28 2019, 15:21 · Restricted Project, Restricted Project

Nov 24 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T863: Yubikey 4 static password, random keystrokes.

Thanks for reporting this issue.

Nov 24 2019, 13:43

Nov 21 2019

jonas.smedegaard created T861: gnome-software: Wrong maintainer and Vcs-Browser fields.
Nov 21 2019, 06:34 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard assigned T860: pipx - downloads potentially nonfree code to mak.

@mak Please block pipx from entering PureOS.

Nov 21 2019, 05:14 · Freedom-harm: downloads potentially nonfree code
jonas.smedegaard triaged T860: pipx - downloads potentially nonfree code as Freedom Issue priority.
Nov 21 2019, 05:13 · Freedom-harm: downloads potentially nonfree code

Nov 20 2019

jonas.smedegaard assigned T859: Telegram Desktop application Blacklisted From Synchronization in Purebrowser to mak.

The package telegram-desktop is Free software, and its ties to commercial rtworked services does not affect PureOS compliance as a GNU Free Software Distribution.

Nov 20 2019, 16:35
jonas.smedegaard assigned T858: Can MAME be unblocked from PureOS to mak.

I see no reason for blocking MAME from PureOS.

Nov 20 2019, 13:31

Sep 28 2019

jonas.smedegaard closed T573: PureBrowser failed to restore tabs/pinned tabs as Wontfix.

If this issue still persist, then it is too complex to solve. Sorry for the annoyance.

Sep 28 2019, 01:51
jonas.smedegaard closed T706: PureBrowser: uBlock Origin logger activates on first start as Resolved.

Assuming this was a glitch in the matrix.

Sep 28 2019, 01:49 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T829: purebrowser: never exits as Wontfix.

The cause of this issue is likely either that your PureBrowser profile is corrupted or that it contains data only readable by Firefox 68.x not 60.x which PureBrowser is no reverted to.

Sep 28 2019, 01:45
jonas.smedegaard closed T832: Purebrowser can't open youtube as Wontfix.

ah right - using the command-line option --ProfileManager provides for a more user-friendly interaction than directly renaming the profile dir. Thanks for mentioning that, @marcus, I'll keep than in mind for future guidance.

Sep 28 2019, 00:39

Sep 27 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T832: Purebrowser can't open youtube.

I don't know what happened concretely in your case. Perhaps the versions you read was simply _available_ versions instead of _installed_ ones?

Sep 27 2019, 05:41
jonas.smedegaard added a parent task for T826: "Recommended Extensions" feature in Purebrowser allows unvetted 3rd party software source: T299: Purebrowser promotes upstream-distributed addons.
Sep 27 2019, 05:36
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T832: Purebrowser can't open youtube.

Those are all _newer_ releases of the addons than provided by PureOS.

Sep 27 2019, 04:17

Sep 26 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T828: The repo edition app doesn't work.

Is this perhaps a duplicate (and revisit) of T148 and/or T711? - symptoms seem similar.

Sep 26 2019, 02:05

Sep 25 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T832: Purebrowser can't open youtube.

Thanks for that additional info, @mladen

Sep 25 2019, 02:38

Sep 24 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T832: Purebrowser can't open youtube.

Hi @marcus - thank for reporting this issue.

Sep 24 2019, 12:24

Sep 21 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T825: PureBrowser: does not use Breeze icons for downloaded items when used in KDE.

Thanks for elaborating.

Sep 21 2019, 09:36 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard renamed T825: PureBrowser: does not use Breeze icons for downloaded items when used in KDE from Fix missing Breeze icons in PureBrowser to PureBrowser: does not use Breeze icons for downloaded items when used in KDE.
Sep 21 2019, 09:34 · Restricted Project

Sep 19 2019

jonas.smedegaard closed T819: Advertisement in Purebrowser Firefox home page as Resolved.

PureOS has reverted to PureBrowser based on Firefox 60.x so this bug is fixed (for now...).

Sep 19 2019, 04:17 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T817: Purebrowser 68.0.2esr-1pureos3 shows Firefox home page in the home and also in new tabs as Resolved.

PureOS has reverted to PureBrowser based on Firefox 60.x so this bug is fixed (for now...).

Sep 19 2019, 04:16
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T829: purebrowser: never exits.

@emmes your attached notes seem to indicate that this has been an issue for quite a while - when did you first experience this issue?

Sep 19 2019, 04:11
jonas.smedegaard renamed T829: purebrowser: never exits from pure browser bug to purebrowser: never exits.
Sep 19 2019, 04:08
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T829: purebrowser: never exits.

@emmes why did you attach a text file, not post directly the text?!?

Sep 19 2019, 04:05
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T814: PureBrowser: uBlock Origin fails to load.

@joao.azevedo Please file a separate issue about loss of profile (because that is clearly a different issue from being told here as a debugging aid to rename a profile folder).

Sep 19 2019, 02:32 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T825: PureBrowser: does not use Breeze icons for downloaded items when used in KDE.

@Squid Thanks for the added details.

Sep 19 2019, 00:05 · Restricted Project

Sep 18 2019

jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T814: PureBrowser: uBlock Origin fails to load.

I sure hope that it was our messing directly with the configfiles (as per my instructions) that caused that - and that package downgrade does *not* cause any such surprises!

Sep 18 2019, 08:48 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T272: PureOS tolerates advertisements in Mozilla applications by default as Resolved.

PureBrowser downgraded to 60.x, again fixing this issue.

Sep 18 2019, 08:41 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T272: PureOS tolerates advertisements in Mozilla applications by default, a subtask of T147: Rework purebrowser packaging, as Resolved.
Sep 18 2019, 08:41 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T814: PureBrowser: uBlock Origin fails to load.

Thanks, that's quite helpful @richard.kolla !

Sep 18 2019, 08:37 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard renamed T814: PureBrowser: uBlock Origin fails to load from uBlock Origin not in PureBrowser 68 to PureBrowser: uBlock Origin fails to load.
Sep 18 2019, 08:36 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T823: PureBrowser - too new for stable (Debian Buster based) system as Resolved.

PureBrowser is now downgraded to 60.x in PureOS amber.

Sep 18 2019, 08:31 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T814: PureBrowser: uBlock Origin fails to load.

@joao.azevedo Can I ask you to please confirm that PureBrowser as of today fixes tis issue, specifically?

Sep 18 2019, 08:29 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T823: PureBrowser - too new for stable (Debian Buster based) system.
Sep 18 2019, 08:28 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard updated subscribers of T823: PureBrowser - too new for stable (Debian Buster based) system.
Sep 18 2019, 08:27 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T706: PureBrowser: uBlock Origin logger activates on first start.

Hi @tbernard - sorry I didn't ask back when this was reported which versions of PureBrowser and Ublock Origin you were using.

Sep 18 2019, 08:24 · Restricted Project
jonas.smedegaard closed T826: "Recommended Extensions" feature in Purebrowser allows unvetted 3rd party software source as Resolved.

Thanks a ot for confirming!

Sep 18 2019, 08:20
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T826: "Recommended Extensions" feature in Purebrowser allows unvetted 3rd party software source.

...actually: @joao.azevedo please try update your system and tell me if this is still an issue on PureOS amber as of today?

Sep 18 2019, 07:57
jonas.smedegaard triaged T826: "Recommended Extensions" feature in Purebrowser allows unvetted 3rd party software source as High priority.

Thanks for reporting this.

Sep 18 2019, 07:51
jonas.smedegaard added a comment to T826: "Recommended Extensions" feature in Purebrowser allows unvetted 3rd party software source.

Which version of PureBrowser is this? See also T823

Sep 18 2019, 07:16