[Reportbug-maint] Bug#526110: Template scripts should be able to add attachements

Michael Biebl biebl at debian.org
Thu Sep 12 00:25:44 UTC 2013


On Wed, Apr 29, 2009 at 12:01:39PM +0200, Joachim Breitner wrote:
> I’m considering to add a /usr/share/bug/$package/script file to one of
> my package that would attach (possibly after getting permission from the
> user) a configuration file. Currently, I’m only able to include it in
> the mail body, which I find unpleasant. In my case, it might even be
> problematic, as spaces and tabs are important, and the editor might
> break that.
> Therefore, I’d like to be able to tell reportbug to attach a specific
> file. This would avoid such issues and also make the bug reports much
> easier to read.

I'm in a similar situation. I want to attach larger amounts of data to a
bug report. Doing that in the mail body makes the bug report almost
unreadable. So I would very much welcome also if reportbug offered the
ability to add information to bug reports as attachments via a

Thanks for considering,

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