[Reportbug-maint] Bug#654179: reportbug: Option -A *.patch should automatically set "Tags: patch"

Jari Aalto jari.aalto at cante.net
Mon Jan 2 08:28:58 UTC 2012

Package: reportbug
Version: 6.3.1
Severity: wishlist

When given the -A attach file option with file names ending to *.diff
or *.patch, it would be nice if reportbug automatically added the the
"Tags:" field value "patch" in the opened template.

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
EDITOR="/usr/bin/jmacs -nonotice -nobackups -noxon -asis"
VISUAL="emacs -q -nw -no-site-file -l /root/.emacs-basic.el"
EMAIL="jari.aalto at cante.net"
NAME="Jari Aalto"

** /root/.reportbugrc:
editor "emacs -nw -q -Q"
mode		standard
email		jari.aalto at cante.net
realname 	"Jari Aalto"

-- System Information:
Debian Release: wheezy/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (990, 'unstable'), (500, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.38-2-686 (SMP w/1 CPU core)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt     
ii  python            2.7.2-9
ii  python-reportbug  6.3.1

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
ii  debconf-utils                              <none>
ii  debsums                                    2.0.50
ii  dlocate                                    1.02
ii  emacs23-bin-common                         23.3+1-4
ii  exim4-daemon-heavy [mail-transport-agent]  4.77-1+b1
ii  file                                       5.09-2
ii  gnupg                                      1.4.11-3
ii  python-gtk2                                <none>
ii  python-gtkspell                            <none>
ii  python-urwid                               <none>
ii  python-vte                                 <none>
ii  xdg-utils                                  1.1.0~rc1+git20111210-4

Versions of packages python-reportbug depends on:
ii  apt     
ii  python            2.7.2-9
ii  python-debian     0.1.21
ii  python-debianbts  1.10
ii  python-support    1.0.14

python-reportbug suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information

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