Re: status of sending attachments with reportbug?
On Thu, Dec 12, 2002 at 11:36:06AM +0100, Ulrich Eckhardt wrote:
> On Thursday 12 December 2002 07:07, sean finney wrote:
> > 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.
> I think this is worth a bugreport anyways
Probably only if it's likely to get a stable update.
> or maybe just a note among the DOs and DONTs: The word 'currently' is
> useless without a date so above should read '... bts currently
> (2002-12-12) has bugs ...'.
Any date after 2002-10-06 would be incorrect. ;)
Colin Watson [firstname.lastname@example.org]