[Reportbug-maint] Bug#587953: reportbug: "Package:" "Version:" and "Severity:" appear on same line

Sandro Tosi morph at debian.org
Mon Jul 5 22:36:52 UTC 2010

Hello Arthur,

On Sat, Jul 3, 2010 at 10:08, Arthur Marsh
<arthur.marsh at internode.on.net> wrote:

> I had to add "smtphost localhost" to /etc/reportbug.conf
> for my setup to work after upgrading reportbug, and now my submission emails
> contain headers looking like:
> Package: grub-pc Version: 1.98+20100702-1 Severity: normal
> [end quote]
> The reportbug headers all appear on the one line.
> I have no idea why the "charset=utf8,shortname=win95,flush,err" appears
> in the X-NotAscii header above, that is part of the mount options for a
> USB stick on this machine.

I think there's something broken on your box: I've tried with this:

$ reportbug -O --debug --smtphost=localhost xorg

(the same as specifying the smpthost in ~/.reportbugrc) but I got a
correctly formatted pseudo-headers section. Can you replicate on
another machine/user?

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

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