Re: How do I report a bug to Debian? ... as ReportBug has bugs.
- Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2018 12:42:43 +0100
- From: john doe <johndoe65534@xxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: How do I report a bug to Debian? ... as ReportBug has bugs.
On 12/6/2018 8:22 AM, Howard Johnson wrote:
> The URL for the Debian Bug project apparently isn't working or has
> changed. I've found two links that are not working. The first one is
> here in ReportBug, where the blue link for "Homepage of reportbug
> project" is broken. (The yellow tool tip shows the bad URL being tried).
> Here is the version info for reportbug as reported in synaptic package
> Also in synaptic, the link to "Visit Homepage" is also not working here:
> I searched for a replacement link and found this page
> *https://wiki.debian.org/reportbug*, but unfortunately it says,
> "*Note*: this page is not maintained by reportbug maintainers, so
> the information in here might be outdated or no longer correct."
> Searched again and found this page:
> *SO, *I previously tonight spent an hour and submitted a bug, only to
> have it vanish in this bugreport tool. I clicked the save. It gave me
> a new dialog box, for what I still don't know. I put my home path into
> it. And clicked ok or whatever, and it was gone.
> Some days are like this...
> Hope you can help. Thanks.
If the reportbug utility is not working, you can always send the bug
report per e-mail (1).
"How to report a bug in Debian using email (and advanced usage of