[Reportbug-maint] Bug#702107: reportbug failed (my error) saved report in /tmp; no obvious way of resending report

John Hughes john at calva.com
Sat Mar 2 19:11:39 UTC 2013

Package: reportbug
Version: 6.4.3
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,
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   * What led up to the situation?

I wanted to report a bug

   * What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or

I ran report bug, unfortunately my mail config was screwed so I gave up and
reportbug saved toe report in /tmp

I fixed the config error and wanted to reuse the saved report

   * What was the outcome of this action?

I couldn't send the report

   * What outcome did you expect instead?

something dumb like repprtbug < /tmp/xxxx sgould send the report without
posing all the same questions.

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-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:

** /home/john/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "6.4.3"
mode standard
ui text
email "john at calva.com"
smtphost "olympic.calvaedi.com"
smtpuser "john"

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 7.0
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 3.8-trunk-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
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            2.7.3-4
ii  python-reportbug  6.4.3

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  claws-mail                              <none>
pn  debconf-utils                           <none>
pn  debsums                                 <none>
pn  dlocate                                 <none>
ii  emacs23-bin-common                      23.4+1-4
ii  file                                    5.11-2
ii  gnupg                                   1.4.12-7
pn  postfix | exim4 | mail-transport-agent  <none>
ii  python-gtk2                             2.24.0-3+b1
pn  python-gtkspell                         <none>
pn  python-urwid                            <none>
pn  python-vte                              <none>
ii  xdg-utils                               1.1.0~rc1+git20111210-6

Versions of packages python-reportbug depends on:
ii  apt     
ii  python            2.7.3-4
ii  python-debian     0.1.21+nmu2
ii  python-debianbts  1.11
ii  python-support    1.0.15

python-reportbug suggests no packages.

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