[Reportbug-maint] Bug#632581: reportbug: sgmllib.SGMLParseError: expected name token at '<!\xcb\xe0K2\x95\xca\xe2\xe7\xc6\xed\xec\xa4\xdf\xac\xe8b\x95\x06'

Jakub Wilk jwilk at debian.org
Sun Jul 3 18:37:28 UTC 2011

Package: reportbug
Version: 5.1.1
Severity: normal

I tried to file a bug against insighttoolkit with "does-not-build" 
pseudo-severity, and I got this instead:

Traceback (most recent call last):
   File "/home/jwilk/bin/reportbug", line 35, in <module>
   File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 2151, in <module>
   File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 1072, in main
     return iface.user_interface()
   File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 1939, in user_interface
   File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.7/reportbug/checkbuildd.py", line 85, in check_built
   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/sgmllib.py", line 104, in feed
   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/sgmllib.py", line 174, in goahead
     k = self.parse_declaration(i)
   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/markupbase.py", line 98, in parse_declaration
     decltype, j = self._scan_name(j, i)
   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/markupbase.py", line 388, in _scan_name
     % rawdata[declstartpos:declstartpos+20])
   File "/usr/lib/python2.7/sgmllib.py", line 111, in error
     raise SGMLParseError(message)
sgmllib.SGMLParseError: expected name token at '<!\xcb\xe0K2\x95\xca\xe2\xe7\xc6\xed\xec\xa4\xdf\xac\xe8b\x95\x06'

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
   APT prefers unstable
   APT policy: (990, 'unstable'), (500, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.39-2-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=pl_PL.UTF-8 (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                        2.7.2-1    interactive high-level object-orie
ii  python-reportbug              5.1.1      Python modules for interacting wit

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  debconf-utils               <none>       (no description available)
ii  debsums                     2.0.48+nmu3  tool for verification of installed
ii  dlocate                     1.02         fast alternative to dpkg -L and dp
pn  emacs22-bin-common | emacs2 <none>       (no description available)
ii  esmtp-run [mail-transport-a 1.2-5        user configurable relay-only MTA -
ii  file                        5.04-6+b1    Determines file type using "magic"
ii  gnupg                       1.4.11-3     GNU privacy guard - a free PGP rep
ii  python-gtk2                 2.24.0-2     Python bindings for the GTK+ widge
pn  python-gtkspell             <none>       (no description available)
ii  python-urwid       curses-based UI/widget library for
pn  python-vte                  <none>       (no description available)
ii  xdg-utils                   1.1.0~rc1-2  desktop integration utilities from

Jakub Wilk

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