[Reportbug-maint] Bug#570385: Leaves files in /var/tmp/

Sandro Tosi morph at debian.org
Thu Aug 25 22:27:53 UTC 2011

On Thu, May 6, 2010 at 10:16, Torquil Macdonald Sørensen
<torquil at gmail.com> wrote:
> Package: reportbug
> Version: 4.12.1
> Severity: normal
> I'm not sure how I would make a transcript, but believe that I do not do

just run reportbug --ui=text in a terminal and cut&paste the complete output.

> anything out of the ordinary. SInce you mention MTA, I always make a
> point about removing any mail server packages, e.g. exim-packages and so
> on, since I don't need those types of software since e.g. Icedove
> communicates with SMTP servers without the help any such software.
> I don't know how reportbug does this, but it does manage to send bugreports.

Another check: are those files old? I.e: if you report a bug now, does
reportbug leave an empty .bug file behind on /var/tmp ?

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
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