Raring Cycle Feedback and vUDS blueprint planning

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Wed May 1 09:41:38 UTC 2013

Siddhanathan Shanmugam <siddhanathan at gmail.com> wrote:

>A little feedback for improving the testing experience.
>Apport currently doesn't allow for automated crash reporting on
>packages delivered through a PPA. Jason
>DeRose<https://plus.google.com/u/0/114471118004229223857> has
>a good article on a workaround for this: *How to use Apport in your
>There should be some way for testers and developers to override this
>default behavior. A lot of time was wasted in testing where Apport
>collects all the necessary details and then later decides that it can't
>file the bug report because of unofficial packages.

We definitely don't want bugs against Ubuntu packages that come from PPA packages.  The first problem you have to solve is the lack of any place to fike bugs against PPA packages, apport created or not.

Scott K

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