(request) Reducing the amount of NEEDINFO bugs

Sitsofe Wheeler sitsofe at yahoo.com
Tue Apr 25 09:15:20 BST 2006

On Mon, 2006-04-24 at 19:39 +0200, Dennis Kaarsemaker wrote:
> Hello all,
> Recently Henrik Nilsen Omma asked me for help with making it easier for
> users to provide debug information for X related bugs. The result was a
> small addition to my pastebin script that posts relevant information to
> paste.ubuntu-nl.org.
> Then I got a few requests for supporting other types of information too
> and I decided to write a new tool that posts that information directly
> on launchpad. Works like a charm and I'm almost ready to send it to Matt
> for inclusion in Ubuntu (he expressed his interest in it during one of
> the last development status meetings), I want to know from people what
> they consider useful 'recipes' for bug information. Currently I have the
> following. Additions are very welcome.

This sounds brilliant!

I know this sounds silly but can you include one that indicates what
version of Ubuntu someone is currently running and possibly add one
indicating the date the package list was updated (not quite as good as
knowing the last time packages have actually been updated but it might

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