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Re: Bug#242419: general: need for a webbased BTS

Henning Makholm <henning@makholm.net> schrieb:

> Scripsit Frank Küster <frank@debian.org>
>> Henning Makholm <henning@makholm.net> schrieb:
>> > Scripsit Frank Küster <frank@debian.org>
>> >> If he exclusively uses some web-based mail system and doesn't even know
>> >> what a mail program is (or he knows one, Outlook Express, but has been
>> >> told that it's bad), then he can't use this easily to report a bug.
>> > Why not?
>> Because he has to copy the contents of the editor window of reportbug
>> into the editing space of the webmailer,
> No so. It is entirely possible to compose a bug report in a web-based
> mail system from scratch, without copying anything from reportbug.

Of course, but then the important bits (version, dependencies, debconf
stuff) is either missing or has to be filled in by hand. This isn't what
I call "easily".

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster, Biozentrum der Univ. Basel
Abt. Biophysikalische Chemie

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