[Reportbug-maint] Bug#561799: reportbug.conf manual refers to (deprecated?) cc option
morph at debian.org
Sun Dec 20 12:43:39 UTC 2009
retitle 561799 clarify reportbug.conf manpage for cc option
thanks for your report
On Sun, Dec 20, 2009 at 13:14, Karl Goetz <karl at kgoetz.id.au> wrote:
> Package: reportbug
> Version: 3.48
> Severity: minor
> Tags: patch
> The reporbug.conf manual contains the follow section:
> cc (boolean)
> Whether the reporter should be Cc:ed on the bug report
It means that if it presents reportbug will CC the submitter, else it won't.
> When using this option (Setting 'cc yes') , on launching reportbug, it reports:
> Unrecognized token: yes
that's the 'yes' the problem, not 'cc'.
> It looks to me as if this option has been removed, so this patch removes the
> reference to it in the manual page.
No, it's still preset
$ grep 'cc' reportbug/utils.py | tail -n2
elif token in ('no-cc', 'cc'):
args['nocc'] = (token == 'no-cc')
and used by default in reportbug:
$ grep 'cc' conf/reportbug.conf
Anyhow, I'll clarify in the manpage what it means.
Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
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