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Bug 1960053 - Starship is not updated
Summary: Starship is not updated
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: rust-starship
Version: 34
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Rust SIG
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On: 1965494 1965509 1965524
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2021-05-12 22:39 UTC by Tiago d'Almeida
Modified: 2021-06-27 17:48 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Fixed In Version: rust-starship-0.54.0-1.fc35 rust-starship-0.54.0-1.fc34
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Last Closed: 2021-06-06 21:31:44 UTC
Type: Bug

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Description Tiago d'Almeida 2021-05-12 22:39:33 UTC
Description of problem:
Starship it isn't updated.
What can be done about this?

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install starship via dnf
2. See the version of it.

Actual results:
Actual version is 0.48.0

Expected results:
Version 0.53.0, maybe

Additional info:

Comment 1 Artem 2021-05-13 11:32:55 UTC
> What can be done about this?

Help with updating and maintaining it or use semi-automated COPR build[1].

Rust packaging in Fedora very time consuming task, but i believe in future things will be better. More automation and such.


Comment 2 Fabio Valentini 2021-05-15 14:10:39 UTC
So ... do you plan to update the "official" starship package?

I'm already spending a lot of time keeping Rust crates in Fedora up-to-date, but I'm prioritizing that based on actual need - and I won't file review requests for new dependencies of *your* packages.

So if you're not planning to add the missing packages, it might be a better idea to orphan / retire it and direct people towards your COPR. That would also save me work, if the starship dependencies no longer need to be updated in Fedora.

Comment 3 Tiago d'Almeida 2021-05-27 17:19:01 UTC
Well ... I can try to update it. Please, @Fabio Valentini, how can I do that and help you a little bit?

Comment 4 Artem 2021-05-27 17:29:58 UTC
Current situation:

 Problem 1: nothing provides requested (crate(attohttpc/form) >= 0.17.0 with crate(attohttpc/form) < 0.18.0~)
 Problem 2: nothing provides requested (crate(attohttpc/tls) >= 0.17.0 with crate(attohttpc/tls) < 0.18.0~)
 Problem 3: nothing provides requested (crate(git2) >= 0.13.19 with crate(git2) < 0.14.0~)
 Problem 4: nothing provides requested (crate(process_control/crossbeam-channel) >= 3.0.1 with crate(process_control/crossbeam-channel) < 4.0.0~)
 Problem 5: nothing provides requested (crate(process_control/default) >= 3.0.1 with crate(process_control/default) < 4.0.0~)
 Problem 6: nothing provides requested (crate(quick-xml/default) >= 0.22.0 with crate(quick-xml/default) < 0.23.0~)
 Problem 7: nothing provides requested (crate(regex/default) >= 1.5.4 with crate(regex/default) < 2.0.0~)
 Problem 8: nothing provides requested (crate(rust-ini/default) >= 0.17.0 with crate(rust-ini/default) < 0.18.0~)
 Problem 9: nothing provides requested (crate(serde/default) >= 1.0.126 with crate(serde/default) < 2.0.0~)
 Problem 10: nothing provides requested (crate(serde/derive) >= 1.0.126 with crate(serde/derive) < 2.0.0~)
 Problem 11: nothing provides requested (crate(shadow-rs/default) >= 0.5.25 with crate(shadow-rs/default) < 0.6.0~)
 Problem 12: nothing provides requested (crate(starship_module_config_derive/default) >= 0.2.1 with crate(starship_module_config_derive/default) < 0.3.0~)
 Problem 13: nothing provides requested (crate(sys-info/default) >= 0.9.0 with crate(sys-info/default) < 0.10.0~)
 Problem 14: nothing provides requested (crate(versions/default) >= 3.0.1 with crate(versions/default) < 4.0.0~)

Probably one we need one new crate to package. @Tiago Almeida i can add you co-maintainer and you can help with update. I wanted to do this at last weekend but... I don't mind orphan but in same time i don't want that *working* package was retired because i doubt that there is many people want to maintain rust software.

Comment 5 Tiago d'Almeida 2021-05-27 18:11:28 UTC
Ok, thanks for the report. I'll see what can I do and, yes, you can add me as co-maintainer.

Comment 6 Artem 2021-05-27 18:19:00 UTC
Great! What is your FAS name? I'll add you with full admin access. And i also try to package ASAP necessary new crates if there is need some.

@Fabio maybe you also interesting in this package? This awesome and handy software and nice to have official package.

Comment 7 Fabio Valentini 2021-05-27 18:31:46 UTC
I'm not using starship myself, so I'm probably not good comaintainer material - but I can work on some of the missing updates.

Note that it also looks like you queried an out-of-date repository cache:

- git2 updated to 0.13.19 a week ago
- regex updated to 1.5.4 a week ago
- serde updated to 1.0.126 a week ago

So at least those three should no longer be a problem.

New packages for the following crates will be needed:

- process_control
- shadow-rs
- versions

The following three crates can be freely updated to the required version, since starship is their only consumer in Fedora:

- attohttpc
- starship_module_config_derive
- sys-info

And then there are two crate updates that will need to be coordinated:

- quick-xml: also required by the latest crate(feed-rs) version, but blocked by missing dependencies of latest crate(newsflash)
- rust-ini: also required by crate(config), crate(silver), and crate(zram-generator); it may be possible to just bump the versions


I can try to prepare the necessary updates for attohttpc, starship_module_config_derive, sys-info as PRs, and I'll try to look at updating quick-xml and rust-ini and their dependent packages.

Comment 8 Tiago d'Almeida 2021-05-27 18:47:46 UTC

Comment 9 Tiago d'Almeida 2021-05-27 18:50:13 UTC
@Antem, my FAS is tjapro

Comment 10 Artem 2021-05-27 18:55:21 UTC
@Tiago, seems like your not in packager group? If so

@Fabio thanks a lot. /me starting packaging new necessary crates...

Comment 11 Tiago d'Almeida 2021-05-27 19:00:04 UTC
@Antem, I'll see it. Thanks a lot!

Comment 13 Artem 2021-05-27 20:25:20 UTC
> if you want

Sure thing.

Comment 14 Fabio Valentini 2021-05-31 10:13:03 UTC
Do you want to update starship on f34 as well?
Then you need to request and build shadow-rs, versions, and process_control on f34 branches as well.

Comment 15 Artem 2021-06-04 08:20:51 UTC
(In reply to Fabio Valentini from comment #14)

f34 definitely wanted. So now politic allowed building modules for non-Rawhide branches? Nice if so.

Almost all ready for updating Starship...

Comment 16 Fabio Valentini 2021-06-04 08:23:00 UTC
No, Rust packages are just no longer *removed* from stable branches:
Building them on f34 now works just like on rawhide. Special process is only used for f33 any longer.

That's why I asked if you could build shadow-rs, versions, and process_control for f34 branch as well (you probably need to request those dist-git branches first).

Comment 17 Artem 2021-06-04 08:46:18 UTC
This is great TBH. I'll request and build them for f34 ASAP.

Dirty draft build with Starship 0.54 compiles fine for Rawhide[1]. Do you recommend waiting for rust-rust-ini and rust-sys-info updates? OK if so. Waiting for you command then.


Comment 18 Fabio Valentini 2021-06-04 08:48:49 UTC
I need to build the rust-rust-ini updates in a side tag either way (because three packages need patches for the new version), so I would build everything including starship in that side tag in then submit everything as one update.

Comment 19 Fedora Update System 2021-06-06 21:31:44 UTC
FEDORA-2021-2a21ea5cf3 has been pushed to the Fedora 35 stable repository.
If problem still persists, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 20 Fedora Update System 2021-06-06 21:32:24 UTC
FEDORA-2021-889f3ea6f9 has been submitted as an update to Fedora 34.

Comment 21 Fedora Update System 2021-06-07 01:29:53 UTC
FEDORA-2021-889f3ea6f9 has been pushed to the Fedora 34 testing repository.
Soon you'll be able to install the update with the following command:
`sudo dnf upgrade --enablerepo=updates-testing --advisory=FEDORA-2021-889f3ea6f9`
You can provide feedback for this update here:

See also for more information on how to test updates.

Comment 22 Tiago d'Almeida 2021-06-13 00:41:22 UTC
@Antem, Sorry for my delay.
Can you try again, please? 
My FAS is tjapro

Comment 23 Artem 2021-06-14 10:23:11 UTC
(In reply to Tiago d'Almeida from comment #22)
You not in packager group

Your first step is

Also updating Starship is not limited to trivial bumping starship version itself. There is a lot updating/fixing modules/dependencies work. So if you really want to help you also need to be in 'rust-sig' group.

Comment 24 Fedora Update System 2021-06-15 01:05:02 UTC
FEDORA-2021-889f3ea6f9 has been pushed to the Fedora 34 stable repository.
If problem still persists, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 25 Tiago d'Almeida 2021-06-27 17:48:54 UTC

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