[Reportbug-maint] Pre-approval for reportbug/3.45

Sandro Tosi matrixhasu at gmail.com
Sat Aug 16 15:40:47 UTC 2008


On Sat, Aug 16, 2008 at 15:04, Adeodato Simó <dato at net.com.org.es> wrote:
> * Sandro Tosi [Fri, 15 Aug 2008 23:56:32 +0200]:
>> > I'd like to receive you approval before upload reportbug/3.45 in
>> > unstable to let it transit to Lenny after the right amount of time.
>> > This upload fixes two bugs: password method is missing in urwid
>> > interface, bugs list is not shown anymore due to BTS page changes (I
>> > know I know, we got to remove that part of code, and move to SOAP, but
>> > we are still planning that part and it would be a big change in code).
>> > Please let me know, so that I can upload.
> Yes; please mail back when it's uploaded.

reportbug v3.45 has been uploaded.

> Now if you don't mind a bit of perfectionism... (possibly follow-up to
> -maint with CC to me).
>> +def get_password(prompt=None):
>> +    return getpass.getpass(prompt)
>> +
> Maybe you always pass a prompt when calling get_password(), but None
> seems a bad default to me. Try getpass.getpass(None)...
> Maybe this?:
>  def get_password(prompt=None):
>      if prompt is None:
>          return getpass.getpass()
>      else:
>          return getpass.getpass(prompt)

As agreed on IRC, I left as in the diff proposed, because that's the
same code used in text ui.

>> +    except:
>> +        pass
> Eeek.

Thanks because I'd like to avoid corner cases where "('Select bugs',
[])" is not there, so I don't care if remove fails.


Sandro Tosi (aka morph, Morpheus, matrixhasu)
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