[Reportbug-maint] Bug#488928: Unable to write any bugreports

Stephan Windmüller stovocor at web.de
Wed Jul 2 07:45:31 UTC 2008

Package: reportbug
Version: 3.42
Severity: grave

When I try to write a new bugreport, it crashes after selecting the
question regarding "l10n or patch".

Traceback (most recent call last):                                                                                                                          
  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 1820, in <module>                                                                                                         
  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 847, in main                                                                                                              
    return iface.user_interface()                                                                                                                           
  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 1761, in user_interface                                                                                                   
  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 151, in handle_editing                                                                                                    
    (message, changed) = ui.spawn_editor(message or dmessage, filename,
AttributeError: 'module' object has no attribute 'spawn_editor'

Please note: The information below was inserted manually in this mail
since reportbug does not work for me.

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:

** /home/windy/.reportbugrc:
# reportbug preferences file
# character encoding: UTF-8
# Version of reportbug this preferences file was written by
reportbug_version "3.31"
# default operating mode: one of: novice, standard, advanced, expert
mode standard
# default user interface
ui urwid
# offline setting - comment out to be online
# name and email setting (if non-default)
# realname "Stephan Windmüller"
# email "stovocor at web.de"
# If nothing else works, remove the # at the beginning
# of the following three lines:
#header "X-Debbugs-CC: stovocor at web.de"
#smtphost bugs.debian.org
# You can add other settings after this line.  See
# /etc/reportbug.conf for a full listing of options.

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-1-686
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                           0.7.14+b2  Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii  python                        2.5.2-1    An interactive high-level object-o
ii  python-central                0.6.7      register and build utility for Pyt

reportbug recommends no packages.

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