[Reportbug-maint] Bug#579586: reportbug: Places entire bug report into Subject header

Sandro Tosi morph at debian.org
Sat Jul 31 13:03:14 UTC 2010

Hello Marc,

2010/4/28 Marc Haber <mh+debian-bugs at zugschlus.de>:
> Package: reportbug
> Version: 4.12.1
> Severity: normal
> Hi,
> I apologize about this bug report, should I have done something wrong,
> but I am kind of out of practice with reporting bugs without using
> reportbug.
> When I report a new bug using reportbug, the entire contents of the
> editor file is placed into the Subject header, leaving the bug report
> with empty contents. The two attachments contain a test bug report as
> it was seen in the Editor, and how it ended up in the file written
> with -o. See #575998 if you want to see how this looks like in the BTS.
> If you want additional information, please advise how to obtain it
> without using reportbug.

Are you still seeing this? I think it's something specific to your
setup (no-one else complained ;) in case it's a "yes" can you please
report the 'reportbug --template reportbug' output? so that I have the
info reportbug would have added if you were able to use.

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

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