[Bug 1339663] Re: ubuntu-bug fails with "whoopsie-upload-all: error: unrecognized arguments" when /var/lib/apport/autoreport exists

Martin Pitt martin.pitt at ubuntu.com
Wed May 18 09:41:03 UTC 2016

Hello Jean-Baptiste, or anyone else affected,

Accepted apport into trusty-proposed. The package will build now and be
available at
https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/apport/2.14.1-0ubuntu3.21 in a few
hours, and then in the -proposed repository.

Please help us by testing this new package.  See
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Testing/EnableProposed for documentation how to
enable and use -proposed.  Your feedback will aid us getting this update
out to other Ubuntu users.

If this package fixes the bug for you, please add a comment to this bug,
mentioning the version of the package you tested, and change the tag
from verification-needed to verification-done. If it does not fix the
bug for you, please add a comment stating that, and change the tag to
verification-failed.  In either case, details of your testing will help
us make a better decision.

Further information regarding the verification process can be found at
https://wiki.ubuntu.com/QATeam/PerformingSRUVerification .  Thank you in

** Changed in: apport (Ubuntu Trusty)
       Status: In Progress => Fix Committed

** Tags added: verification-needed

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  ubuntu-bug fails with "whoopsie-upload-all: error: unrecognized
  arguments" when /var/lib/apport/autoreport exists

Status in apport package in Ubuntu:
  Fix Released
Status in apport source package in Trusty:
  Fix Committed

Bug description:
  1. touch /var/lib/apport/autoreport
  2. Run the command:
  $ ubuntu-bug some_package

  ubuntu-bug fails with:
  $ ubuntu-bug some_package
  usage: whoopsie-upload-all [-h] [-t TIMEOUT]
  whoopsie-upload-all: error: unrecognized arguments: some_package

  Reporting process starts

  ProblemType: Bug
  DistroRelease: Ubuntu 14.10
  Package: apport 2.14.4-0ubuntu1
  ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.15.0-6.11-generic 3.15.0
  Uname: Linux 3.15.0-6-generic x86_64

  ApportVersion: 2.14.4-0ubuntu1
  Architecture: amd64
   640:1000:136:5676215:2014-07-09 09:48:24.545641183 +0200:2014-07-09 09:48:25.545641183 +0200:/var/crash/_usr_bin_indicator-weather.1000.crash
   640:0:136:205090:2014-07-08 09:18:29.153270255 +0200:2014-07-08 09:18:29.125270256 +0200:/var/crash/gnuplot.0.crash
  CurrentDesktop: Unity
  Date: Wed Jul  9 13:10:21 2014
  PackageArchitecture: all
  SourcePackage: apport
  UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to utopic on 2012-01-31 (889 days ago)
  modified.conffile..etc.apport.crashdb.conf: [modified]
  mtime.conffile..etc.apport.crashdb.conf: 2014-04-14T14:45:04.033266

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