[Reportbug-maint] Bug#523816: reportbug: hanlde platform dependent modules with more care

Ritesh Raj Sarraf rrs at researchut.com
Sun Apr 12 18:14:36 UTC 2009

Package: reportbug
Version: 4.0
Severity: normal
Tags: patch

reportbuug's modules can be made more platform independent by carefully
importing platform specific modules. This helps a lot, when using
reportbug modules on other platforms (like Microsoft Windows).


-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
DEBEMAIL="rrs at researchut.com"
DEBFULLNAME="Ritesh Raj Sarraf"

** /home/rrs/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "3.35"
mode advanced
email "rrs at researchut.com"
header "X-Debbugs-CC: rrs at researchut.com"
smtphost reportbug.debian.org

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable'), (101, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.29-custom (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                    Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii  python                        2.5.4-2    An interactive high-level object-o
ii  python-reportbug              4.0        Python modules for interacting wit

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
ii  debconf-utils                 1.5.26     debconf utilities
ii  debsums                       2.0.43     verification of installed package 
ii  dlocate                       0.96.1     fast alternative to dpkg -L and dp
ii  exim4                         4.69-9     metapackage to ease Exim MTA (v4) 
ii  exim4-daemon-light [mail-tran 4.69-9     lightweight Exim MTA (v4) daemon
ii  file                          5.00-1     Determines file type using "magic"
ii  gnupg                         1.4.9-4    GNU privacy guard - a free PGP rep
ii  python-gtk2                   2.14.1-1   Python bindings for the GTK+ widge
ii  python-urwid          curses-based UI/widget library for

-- no debconf information
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