Re: status of sending attachments with reportbug?
On Thu, Dec 12, 2002 at 01:07:44AM -0500, sean finney wrote:
> i've seen what seems to be conflicting information about the status
> of sending attachments with reportbug. does this work?
> running reportbug on a woody box gives me a warning that attachments
> aren't supported:
> NOTE: MANY MUAs WILL ATTEMPT TO SEND MIME-ENCODED MESSAGES TO THE DEBIAN BTS.
> THE DEBIAN BTS CURRENTLY HAS BUGS IN ITS HANDLING OF MIME (SEE #36813 et al.).
> YOU SHOULD NOT USE MIME ATTACHMENTS IN YOUR REPORT.
That's obsolete. They're supported now.
> otoh, i submitted another bug earlier with small patch attachment that
> did go through and does show up on the page. do i have any way of
> knowing if there was a problem with the more recent bug/patch submit
> that i did?
Can I have some details?
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]