[Reportbug-maint] Bug#617605: Should also offer security tag for bugs of non-RC severity

Moritz Muehlenhoff jmm at debian.org
Wed Mar 9 21:41:49 UTC 2011

Package: reportbug
Version: 5.0
Severity: normal

When filing a bug, the security tag is only offered for RC severity.
It should also be possible to set this tag for bugs of normal or
important severity, e.g. for harmless security issues.


-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
DEBEMAIL="Moritz Muehlenhoff <jmm at debian.org>"
EMAIL="jmm at debian.org"
DEBFULLNAME="Moritz Muehlenhoff"

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.37-2-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.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                  2.6.6-3+squeeze5 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-daemon-light [mail-tran 4.74-2     lightweight Exim MTA (v4) daemon
ii  file                          5.04-5     Determines file type using "magic"
ii  gnupg                         1.4.11-3   GNU privacy guard - a free PGP rep
pn  python-gtk2                   <none>     (no description available)
pn  python-gtkspell               <none>     (no description available)
pn  python-urwid                  <none>     (no description available)
pn  python-vte                    <none>     (no description available)
pn  xdg-utils                     <none>     (no description available)

-- Configuration Files:
/etc/reportbug.conf changed [not included]

-- no debconf information

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