[Reportbug-maint] Bug#625654: reportbug: Please add support for debbugs.gnu.org GNU bug tracker

Sandro Tosi morph at debian.org
Wed May 4 21:37:12 UTC 2011

On Wed, May 4, 2011 at 23:29, Reuben Thomas <rrt at sc3d.org> wrote:
> On 4 May 2011 22:19, Sandro Tosi <morph at debian.org> wrote:
>> On Wed, May 4, 2011 at 22:36, Reuben Thomas <rrt at sc3d.org> wrote:
>>> Package: reportbug
>>> Version: 4.12.6ubuntu1
>> err.... reportbug is maintained in Debian, and ubuntu version is just
>> a brain damaged modified one, so better if you use the original :)
> I had no problem with the Ubuntu one for normal use. However, I
> installed reportbug from git (5.1.1). With the same
> /etc/dpkg/origins/gnu as above, I got the same listing of package
> options. When I tried tro report a bug against emacs23-lucid, I got:
> Getting status for emacs23-lucid...
> A package named "emacs23-lucid" does not appear to be installed; do
> you want to search for a similar-
> looking filename in an installed package [Y|n|q|?]? n
> Getting available info for emacs23-lucid...
> Please enter the version of the package this report applies to (blank OK)
> Will send report to GNU (per request).
> Querying GNU BTS for reports on emacs23 (source)...
> Traceback (most recent call last):
>  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 2151, in <module>
>    main()
>  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 1072, in main
>    return iface.user_interface()
>  File "/usr/bin/reportbug", line 1669, in user_interface
>    self.options.mbox_reader_cmd)
>  File "/usr/lib/pymodules/python2.7/reportbug/ui/text_ui.py", line
> 607, in handle_bts_query
>    long_message('No record of this package found.', title=title)
> TypeError: long_message() got an unexpected keyword argument 'title'
> and for emacs, I got no bug reports found, as before.

but with a different, new to me, exception.

> I don't know if it matters, because I am on natty I am using Python 2.7.

nope, reportbug is compatible with 2.7, AFAIK.

Sandro Tosi (aka morph, morpheus, matrixhasu)
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