[Reportbug-maint] Bug#628463: reportbug: --src option says "No package specified; stopping."

Lionel Elie Mamane lionel at mamane.lu
Sun May 29 07:13:26 UTC 2011

Package: reportbug
Version: 4.12.6
Severity: normal

$ reportbug --source linux-2.6
No package specified; stopping.

But I _did_ specify a source package, namely "linux-2.6".

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
EDITOR="emacsclient -c"
DEBEMAIL="lmamane at debian.org"
EMAIL="lionel at mamane.lu"

** /home/master/.reportbugrc:
mode advanced
ui text
email "lionel at mamane.lu"

-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers oldstable
  APT policy: (500, 'oldstable'), (500, 'stable'), (400, 'testing'), (300, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=fr_LU.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=fr_LU.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                     0.8.6            Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii  python                  2.6.6-3+squeeze1 interactive high-level object-orie
ii  python-reportbug        4.12.6           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)
ii  dlocate                   0.96.1         fast alternative to dpkg -L and dp
ii  emacs23-bin-common        23.2+1-4       The GNU Emacs editor's shared, arc
ii  exim4                     4.69-9         metapackage to ease Exim MTA (v4) 
ii  exim4-daemon-light [mail- 4.69-9         lightweight Exim MTA (v4) daemon
ii  file                      5.04-5         Determines file type using "magic"
ii  gnupg                     1.4.9-3+lenny1 GNU privacy guard - a free PGP rep
ii  python-gtk2               2.17.0-4       Python bindings for the GTK+ widge
pn  python-gtkspell           <none>         (no description available)
pn  python-urwid              <none>         (no description available)
ii  python-vte                1:0.24.3-1     Python bindings for the VTE widget
ii  xdg-utils                 1.0.2-6.1      desktop integration utilities from

-- no debconf information

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