[Reportbug-maint] Bug#548533: reportbug: Ctrl+c doesn't exit until after pressing enter

Josh Triplett josh at joshtriplett.org
Sat Sep 26 20:56:07 UTC 2009

Package: reportbug
Version: 4.8
Severity: normal

Reportbug says:
Please briefly describe your problem (max. 100 characters allowed; you can elaborate in a moment; an empty response will stop reportbug). This will be the bug
email subject, so write a concise summary of what is wrong with the package, for example, "fails to send email" or "does not start with -q option specified"
(enter Ctrl+c to exit).

However, pressing Ctrl+c does not exit until after I subsequently press

- Josh Triplett

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
DEBEMAIL="josh at joshtriplett.org"
EMAIL="josh at joshtriplett.org"
DEBFULLNAME="Josh Triplett"
NAME="Josh Triplett"

** /home/josh/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "3.21.2"
mode advanced
ui text
header "X-Debbugs-CC: josh at joshtriplett.org"
smtphost reportbug.debian.org:587
header "X-Debbugs-No-Ack: ack!"

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.31 (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
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                           0.7.24     Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii  python                        2.5.4-2    An interactive high-level object-o
ii  python-reportbug              4.8        Python modules for interacting wit

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  debconf-utils                 <none>     (no description available)
ii  debsums                       2.0.47     tool for verification of installed
pn  dlocate                       <none>     (no description available)
ii  file                          5.03-1     Determines file type using "magic"
ii  gnupg                         1.4.10-2   GNU privacy guard - a free PGP rep
pn  postfix | exim4 | mail-transp <none>     (no description available)
ii  python-gtk2                   2.16.0-1   Python bindings for the GTK+ widge
pn  python-gtkspell               <none>     (no description available)
pn  python-urwid                  <none>     (no description available)
pn  python-vte                    <none>     (no description available)
ii  xdg-utils                     1.0.2-6.1  desktop integration utilities from

-- no debconf information

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