[Reportbug-maint] Bug#322567: Debsums output

Sandro Tosi morph at debian.org
Sat Apr 18 19:01:53 UTC 2009

block 322567 by 524650

2009/4/14 chaica <chaica at ohmytux.com>:
> Hi,
> Reportbug uses debsums for this job :
> debsums: checksum mismatch mon
> file /usr/share/doc/mon/examples/mon.cf.gz
> This output seems understandable. You have a mismatch. If a file was
> missing you would have something like :
> debsums: can't open apt
> file /usr/share/doc/apt/examples/configure-index.gz (no such file or
> directory).

I just filed #524650 so taht we can solve this bug in an elegant way:
checking the exit code, we can print the correct phrase.

> It is not a bug, maybe a wish feature but it doesn't seem relevant to
> me, debsums output is enough.

Clarify the output to users is welcome :) so I think 'minor' is the
right severity, and we should wait for that bug to be fixed and adapt
the code.

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
My website: http://matrixhasu.altervista.org/
Me at Debian: http://wiki.debian.org/SandroTosi

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