Bugs in 'ubuntu-bug linux' process

Leann Ogasawara leann.ogasawara at canonical.com
Fri Aug 6 15:48:11 UTC 2010

On Thu, 2010-08-05 at 21:50 -0500, Steven wrote:
> Hi,
> I just filed a bug against the kernel in Maverick using Apport, and
> there are some bugs I noticed, and thought this was more appropriate
> than a Launchpad bug (since there's really no package for this kind of
> bug report).
> 1) Using the guided-tagging, I selected "Graphics" and my bug was
> tagged with 'graphics' instead of 'kernel-graphics', which is what the
> tag should be according to Kernel/Tagging [1].
> 2) On Launchpad, the info page asks you to:
> "Depending on the nature of your bug report following the instructions
> at https://wiki.ubuntu.com/KernelTeamBugPolicies#DIY%20Debugging%
> 20Hints will make your bug report even more complete. Thanks!"
> However, that link is broken. I'm assuming it should point to [2], or
> even better [3], since the KernelTeam pages are being deprecated.
> Other than those two, the Apport process for kernel bugs looks really
> really cool, especially the tag promps. Nice work JFo/others! :)
> -Stenten

Thanks for the note.  I've gone ahead and opened a bug in Launchpad
against apport so that this doesn't fall off the radar.



> [1]: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/Tagging
> [2]: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/KernelTeam/KernelTeamBugPolicies#DIY%
> 20Debugging%20Hints
> [3]: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/Debugging

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