[Reportbug-maint] Bug#670922: reportbug: fails to find M-A package to report on

Thorsten Glaser tg at mirbsd.de
Mon Apr 30 13:14:57 UTC 2012

Package: reportbug
Version: 6.3.1
Severity: minor


trying to report a bug on "gcc-4.7-base" while I had installed
gcc-4.7-base:amd64 and gcc-4.7-base:i386 let it not find the
package, asking me:

Getting status for gcc-4.7-base...
Which of the following packages is the bug in?
Just press ENTER to exit reportbug.

1 lib32gomp1      GCC OpenMP (GOMP) support library (32bit)
2 lib32gomp1-dbg  GCC OpenMP (GOMP) support library (32 bit debug symbols)
3 libgcc2         GCC support library
4 libgcc2-dbg     GCC support library (debug symbols)
5 libgomp1        GCC OpenMP (GOMP) support library
6 libgomp1-dbg    GCC OpenMP (GOMP) support library (debug symbols)
7 gcc-4.7-base    Source package

Select one of these packages: 7
Please enter the version of the package this report applies to (blank OK)
> 4.7.0-5
Will send report to Debian (per lsb_release).
Querying Debian BTS for reports on gcc-4.7-base (source)...
No bug reports found.

I suspect reportbug does not yet handle arch-qualified package names.
Just so you know.

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
DEBEMAIL="Thorsten Glaser <tg at mirbsd.de>"

** /home/tg/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "6.3.1"
mode advanced
ui text
header "X-Debbugs-CC: tg at mirbsd.de"
smtphost reportbug.debian.org

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

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-5-xen-amd64 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=C, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/mksh

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt               0.9.2
ii  python            2.7.2-10
ii  python-reportbug  6.3.1

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  debconf-utils                            <none>
pn  debsums                                  <none>
pn  dlocate                                  <none>
pn  emacs22-bin-common | emacs23-bin-common  <none>
pn  file                                     5.11-1
pn  gnupg                                    1.4.12-4
pn  python-gtk2                              <none>
pn  python-gtkspell                          <none>
pn  python-urwid                             <none>
pn  python-vte                               <none>
pn  sendmail-bin [mail-transport-agent]      8.14.4-2+b1
pn  xdg-utils                                <none>

Versions of packages python-reportbug depends on:
ii  apt               0.9.2
ii  python            2.7.2-10
ii  python-debian     0.1.21
ii  python-debianbts  1.11
ii  python-support    1.0.14

python-reportbug suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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