[Reportbug-maint] Bug#490837: fails to spawn editor when ui is newt

Guido Trotter ultrotter at debian.org
Mon Jul 14 16:02:05 UTC 2008

Package: reportbug
Version: 3.42
Severity: normal


When using reportbug with ui "newt" it dies before the bug report with:
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'



-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
DEBEMAIL="ultrotter at debian.org"
DEBFULLNAME="Guido Trotter"

** /home/ultrotter/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "3.39-0.1"
mode expert
ui newt

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (1001, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=en_IE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_IE.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                           0.7.14+b1  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.

-- no debconf information

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