Bug#253812: marked as done (apt-listbugs: suggests reportbug but silently does nothing if it is not installed)
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I spent a little time trying to figure out why one of my machines did
not do anything when I entered a bug number to examine that bug, instead
it would return directly to the prompt with no message at all. It turns
out it was because I didn't have reportbug (and hence querybts)
installed, even though it is a suggested package.
Perhaps apt-listbugs could to say something like 'querybts not found please
install the reportbug package' if querybts isn't found in the path.
-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (900, 'unstable'), (50, 'unstable')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Kernel: Linux 2.6.6
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8
Versions of packages apt-listbugs depends on:
ii apt 0.5.25 Advanced front-end for dpkg
ii dpkg-ruby 0.3.0 ruby interface for dpkg
ii libintl-gettext-ruby 0.11-5 Gettext wrapper for Ruby
ii libzlib-ruby 0.6.0+ruby1.8-7 Extension library to use zlib from
ii ruby 1.8.1-7 An interpreter of object-oriented
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We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
apt-listbugs, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:
A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is
Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed. If you
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Junichi Uekawa <firstname.lastname@example.org> (supplier of updated apt-listbugs package)
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Date: Mon, 18 Sep 2006 13:20:04 +0900
Architecture: source all
Maintainer: Junichi Uekawa <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Changed-By: Junichi Uekawa <email@example.com>
apt-listbugs - Lists critical bugs before each apt installation
Closes: 245232 253812 284434 304471 341148 341150 341844 349469 362671 374104
apt-listbugs (0.0.51) unstable; urgency=low
* New maintainer. (closes: #374104)
- README.Debian, copyright: update.
* Standards-Version: 3.7.2
* Bug fix: "apt-listbugs: bad control file parsing; sends the long
description to dpkg --compare-versions", thanks to James Westby
* Bug fix: "apt-listbugs: fails with not in gzip format errors", thanks
to James Westby (Closes: #245232).
echo ../apt-listbugs_0.0.50_all.deb | /usr/sbin/apt-listbugs apt
* Remove absolute paths of programs from maintainer scripts.
* Bug fix: "[PATCH] grammar error in apt-listbugs", thanks to Thierry
Moisan (Closes: #341844).
* Bug fix: "apt-listbugs: suggests reportbug but silently does nothing
if it is not installed", thanks to Ian Campbell (Closes: #253812).
* Pass -q to savelog in the cron script to prevent mails being sent to
system administrator if all goes well. (Closes: #284434)
* Bug fix: "apt-listbugs: Correction for HTML output: > ->
>", thanks to Frederic Bothamy (Closes: #304471).
* Adjust Description in debian/control to have consistent line lengths.
* Remove empty debian/docs.
* Bug fix: "apt-listbugs: [manual page] list all severities in options
-t (bug type)", thanks to Jari Aalto (Closes: #349469).
* Bump Build-Depends on debhelper to 5.0.0
* fix copyright file to have the new FSF address
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1b1c4ade71eb239cec0c38c491baa19a 73376 admin optional apt-listbugs_0.0.51.tar.gz
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