[Reportbug-maint] Bug#626930: reportbug: bug report silently discarded, after postfix error

Sandro Tosi morph at debian.org
Tue Aug 16 20:07:30 UTC 2011

On Tue, Aug 16, 2011 at 15:50, Stefan Monnier <monnier at iro.umontreal.ca> wrote:
>> I've just tried to replicate this bug replacing sendmail with a script
>> that simply does "exit 1" and that's what I got:
> As mentioned, I think the exit code was 75.

That's the same, that's just the 0/non-0 distinction.

>> Report will be sent to Sandro Tosi <morph at debian.org>
>> Submit this report on checkgmail (e to edit) [Y|n|a|c|e|i|l|m|p|q|d|t|s|?]?
>> Sending message via /usr/sbin/sendmail...
>> Original write failed, wrote bug report to
>> /tmp/reportbug-checkgmail-20110816-398-lrFVxO
> while I find the above fairly discrete (not silent, but not hard to
> overlook either), my use case was with the Gtk UI.
> I think we need a prompt here (e.g. asking to fallback on some other
> sending method).

I know see your point, fix in progress.

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
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