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Re: teaching users how to submit good bug reports

On Fri, 23 Jul 2010, Brian May wrote:
> On 23 July 2010 00:05, Stefano Zacchiroli <zack@debian.org> wrote:
> > 1) I've been teaching him how to use reportbug [...]
> Recently I have found reportbug and other bts tools rather annoying
> because of their requirement to to get a working email setup[1] on
> the computer first.

All reportbug requires is that you can connect to bugs.debian.org:587.
You don't need anything else to be working at all.

Don Armstrong

N: Why should I believe that?"
B: Because it's a fact."
N: Fact?"
B: F, A, C, T... fact"
N: So you're saying that I should believe it because it's true. 
   That's your argument?
B: It IS true.
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