[Reportbug-maint] Bug#623501: reportbug --ui gtk2 crashes before allowing to write email

frydo no at mail.com
Wed Apr 20 19:30:23 UTC 2011

Package: reportbug
Version: 5.0
Severity: important

When replying to a bug report, after the question "Does this bug still exist in version *** of this package??" the gtk2 version of reportbug crashes.

$ reportbug --ui gtk2
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 2127, in <module>
  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 1052, in main
    return iface.user_interface()
  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 2019, in user_interface
  File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/reportbug/utils.py", line 756, in generate_blank_report
    return unicode(rep)
  File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.6/reportbug/bugreport.py", line 131, in __unicode__
    self.followup, reportto, self.package, headers)
TypeError: %d format: a number is required, not str

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:

** /home/lisinov/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "5.0"
mode standard
ui text
realname "frydo"
email "no at mail.com"
smtphost "smtp.free.fr"

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers testing-proposed-updates
  APT policy: (500, 'testing-proposed-updates'), (500, 'testing'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-2-686 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=fr_FR.utf8, LC_CTYPE=fr_FR.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                    Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii  python                        2.6.6-12   interactive high-level object-orie
ii  python-reportbug              5.0        Python modules for interacting wit

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  debconf-utils                <none>      (no description available)
pn  debsums                      <none>      (no description available)
pn  dlocate                      <none>      (no description available)
ii  emacs23-bin-common           23.2+1-7    The GNU Emacs editor's shared, arc
ii  exim4                        4.75-1      metapackage to ease Exim MTA (v4) 
ii  exim4-daemon-light [mail-tra 4.75-1      lightweight Exim MTA (v4) daemon
ii  file                         5.04-5+b1   Determines file type using "magic"
ii  gnupg                        1.4.11-3    GNU privacy guard - a free PGP rep
ii  python-gtk2                  2.17.0-4+b1 Python bindings for the GTK+ widge
ii  python-gtkspell              2.25.3-7    Python bindings for the GtkSpell l
pn  python-urwid                 <none>      (no description available)
ii  python-vte                   1:0.24.3-2  Python bindings for the VTE widget
ii  xdg-utils                    1.1.0~rc1-2 desktop integration utilities from

-- no debconf information

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