[Reportbug-maint] Bug#872780: reportbug: When filing ITP report and realname has UTF-8 character, the name will be encoded in RFC2047, which it shouldn't

Yao Wei (=?UTF-8?Q?=E9=AD=8F=E9=8A=98=E5=BB=B7?=) mwei at lxde.org
Mon Aug 21 08:10:11 UTC 2017

Package: reportbug
Version: 7.1.7
Severity: normal

See Bug #872773 for example, the owner is garbled like this:

  Owner: =?utf-8?b?WWFvIFdlaSAo6a2P6YqY5bu3KQ==?= <mwei at lxde.org>

while it should be this:

  Owner: Yao Wei (魏銘廷) <mwei at lxde.org>

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:
DEBEMAIL="Yao Wei (\udce9\udcad\udc8f\udce9\udc8a\udc98\udce5\udcbb\udcb7) <mwei at lxde.org>"
EMAIL="mwei at lxde.org"
NAME="Yao Wei (\udce9\udcad\udc8f\udce9\udc8a\udc98\udce5\udcbb\udcb7)"

** /home/medicalwei/.reportbugrc:
sign gpg
keyid CFBBFCE0B74F1B14

-- System Information:
Debian Release: buster/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.12.0-1-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8), LANGUAGE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: systemd (via /run/systemd/system)

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                1.5~beta2
ii  python3            3.5.3-3
ii  python3-reportbug  7.1.7

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  claws-mail                               <none>
pn  debconf-utils                            <none>
ii  debsums                                  2.2.2
pn  dlocate                                  <none>
pn  emacs24-bin-common | emacs25-bin-common  <none>
ii  file                                     1:5.31-1
ii  gir1.2-gtk-3.0                           3.22.18-1
ii  gir1.2-vte-2.91                          0.46.2-1
ii  gnupg                                    2.1.23-2
ii  msmtp-mta [mail-transport-agent]         1.6.6-1
ii  python3-gi                               3.22.0-2+b1
ii  python3-gi-cairo                         3.22.0-2+b1
pn  python3-gtkspellcheck                    <none>
pn  python3-urwid                            <none>
ii  xdg-utils                                1.1.1-1

Versions of packages python3-reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                1.5~beta2
ii  file               1:5.31-1
ii  python3            3.5.3-3
ii  python3-debian     0.1.30
ii  python3-debianbts  2.6.1
ii  python3-requests   2.18.1-1

python3-reportbug suggests no packages.

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