[Reportbug-maint] Bug#640552: Forces me to reset my terminal

Torquil Macdonald Sørensen torquil at gmail.com
Tue Sep 20 16:10:31 UTC 2011

Package: reportbug
Followup-For: Bug #640552


Now using the old 5.1.1, which seems to work fine. I tried several versions of
reportbug & python-reportbug from snapshot.debian.org. The problem arises
somewhere between 5.1.1 and 6.0.


-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
DEBEMAIL="torquil at gmail.com"
DEBFULLNAME="Torquil Macdonald Sørensen"

** /home/tmac/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "6.2.1"
mode advanced
ui text
realname "Torquil Macdonald Sørensen"
smtphost "smtp.uio.no"
smtpuser "tmac"

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (700, 'unstable'), (600, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 3.0.4 (SMP w/2 CPU cores; PREEMPT)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.utf8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.utf8 (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                        2.7.2-5    interactive high-level object-orie
ii  python-reportbug              5.1.1      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)
pn  emacs22-bin-common | emacs23 <none>      (no description available)
ii  file                         5.08-1      Determines file type using "magic"
ii  gnupg                        1.4.11-3    GNU privacy guard - a free PGP rep
pn  postfix | exim4 | mail-trans <none>      (no description available)
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)
ii  xdg-utils                    1.1.0~rc1-2 desktop integration utilities from

-- no debconf information

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