Done: snapcraft 2.29

Features implemented

Notorius Fixes

All issues and work put into 2.29 can be seen on milestone 29


Instructions to test a stable release update:

These are the tests that must pass before landing this new release in the -updates pockets of xenial, yakkety and zesty:


:white_check_mark: Build nodejs snaps. Check that by default they use the newer nodejs LTS version. :white_check_mark: Build a nodejs snap using yarn. :white_check_mark: Build a classic rust snap. :white_check_mark: Build the snapcraft snap. Check that the final snap doesn’t include any libraries from the /snap/ dir.


:white_check_mark: Build a snap with version: git. :white_check_mark: Build a snap with version-script.


:white_check_mark: Build classic snaps with SNAPCRAFT_SETUP_CORE.


:white_check_mark: Build snaps using the snapcraft snap. :white_check_mark: Build snaps in elementary. :white_check_mark: Build snaps in kde neon. :white_check_mark: Cleanbuild snaps in different platforms. :white_check_mark: Push snaps to the store.

Release checklist

:white_check_mark: Create SRU bug :arrow_right: LP: #1684965 :white_check_mark: Create changelog branch :arrow_right: PR #1270 :white_check_mark: Run adt for xenial:amd64 :white_check_mark: Run adt for xenial:armhf :white_check_mark: Run adt for xenial:arm64 :white_check_mark: Run adt for yakkety:amd64 :white_check_mark: Run adt for yakkety:armhf :white_check_mark: Run adt for yakkety:arm64 :white_check_mark: Run adt for zesty:amd64 :white_check_mark: Run adt for zesty:armhf :white_check_mark: Run adt for zesty:arm64 :white_check_mark: Merge changelog branch :white_check_mark: Tag the release. :white_check_mark: Write specific manual tests for the SRU :white_check_mark: dput to zesty :white_check_mark: dput to yakkety :white_check_mark: dput to xenial :white_check_mark: contact release team to accept into -proposed :white_check_mark: Run QA over packages in -proposed :white_check_mark: Create release notes :white_check_mark: contact the release team to release into -updates :white_check_mark: update the docker image :white_check_mark: send release update notice

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Bugs found:

Some bling-bling

As we test, we take some screenshots to presume the nice features of the new release :slight_smile:

Ubuntu Xenial, with the dillinger snap, built with the latests nodejs LTS:

Ubuntu Yakkety, with the prettier snap, built using the yarn package manager:

KDE Neon User LTS, with the zsync-curl snap:

Elementary Loki, with the nheko snap:

Debian Unstable, with the duniter snap:

Fedora 25, with the parity rust snap:

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