[Reportbug-maint] Bug#861859: reportbug doesn't know the existence of psuedopackage 'manpages.debian.org' please correct it.

shirish शिरीष shirishag75 at gmail.com
Thu May 4 20:01:09 UTC 2017

Package: reportbug
Version: 7.1.6
Severity: normal

Dear Maintainer,
Please see the below reportbug instance -

[$] reportbug manpages.debian.org --severity=normal
*** Welcome to reportbug.  Use ? for help at prompts. ***
Note: bug reports are publicly archived (including the email address
of the submitter).
Detected character set: UTF-8
Please change your locale if this is incorrect.

Using 'shirish <shirish at deb.org>' as your from address.
Getting status for manpages.debian.org...
W: Unable to locate package manpages.debian.org
No matching source or binary packages.
A package named "manpages.debian.org" does not appear to be installed;
do you want to search for a similar-looking filename in an installed
package [Y|n|q|?]? y
Finding package for 'manpages.debian.org'...
No packages match.
This package does not appear to be installed; continue with this
report [y|N|q|?]? q

As can be seen reportbug fails to find the new psuedopackage
manpages.debian.org . Please fix it so bugs can be filed against that
psuedopackage using reportbug (offline) i.e.

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

** /home/shirish/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "7.1.4"
mode standard
ui text
email "shirish at deb.org"
header "X-Debbugs-CC: shirish at deb.org"
smtphost shirish.deb.org
editor "leafpad"

-- System Information:
Debian Release: 9.0
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (600, 'testing'), (500, 'unstable-debug'), (500,
'testing-debug'), (1, 'experimental-debug'), (1, 'experimental'), (1,
Architecture: amd64
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-2-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=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                1.4.1
ii  python3-reportbug  7.1.6
pn  python3:any        <none>

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  claws-mail                                 <none>
ii  debconf-utils                              1.5.60
ii  debsums                                    2.2
ii  dlocate                                    1.07+nmu1
ii  emacs24-bin-common                         24.5+1-10
ii  exim4                                      4.89-2
ii  exim4-daemon-light [mail-transport-agent]  4.89-2
ii  file                                       1:5.29-3
ii  gir1.2-gtk-3.0                             3.22.11-1
ii  gir1.2-vte-2.91                            0.46.1-1
ii  gnupg                                      2.1.18-6
ii  python3-gi                                 3.22.0-2
ii  python3-gi-cairo                           3.22.0-2
ii  python3-gtkspellcheck                      4.0.5-1
pn  python3-urwid                              <none>
ii  xdg-utils                                  1.1.1-1

Versions of packages python3-reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                1.4.1
ii  file               1:5.29-3
ii  python3-debian     0.1.30
ii  python3-debianbts  2.6.1
ii  python3-requests   2.12.4-1
pn  python3:any        <none>

python3-reportbug suggests no packages.

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