[ubuntu-uk] Error report not working

Tony Pursell ajp at princeswalk.fsnet.co.uk
Fri May 4 21:42:05 UTC 2012

On 4 May 2012 22:32, Tony Pursell <ajp at princeswalk.fsnet.co.uk> wrote:

> On 4 May 2012 21:17, Colin Law <clanlaw at googlemail.com> wrote:
>> On 4 May 2012 20:18, scoundrel50a <scoundrel50a at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Since I had to do the reinstall, I keep getting crash reports, a lot
>> more
>> > than what I was getting when it was running beta 1.....I click on the
>> crash
>> > report logo, it brings up the box, which shows what has crashed and
>> where it
>> > says submit, I click and nothing happens, so I cant submit the crash
>> > report....then I try the terminal and use ubuntu-bug whatever and it
>> says it
>> > cant find the crash report.....something has broken since the
>> > reinstall.......anybody have any ideas how I can get the crash report
>> > working again.......
>> I think it is submitting the report but doing so anonymously and not
>> giving you the chance to see the bug report.  I may be wrong here,
>> someone will correct me if so.
>> I too find this frustrating, there is no way of knowing what is going
>> on and tracking a bug report to see when it is going to get fixed.
>> Also when one was asked to do a bug report one had the option to say
>> don't ask me about this again for this version of the problem package.
>>  The result is that I am seeing several of these every day and don't
>> have any way of finding out more about what is going on.
> Look in /var/crash for files in group whoopsie.  These are crash reports
> automatically submitted.  According to Popey, Canonical is using this to
> get crash reports so they can see which packages are unstable.  You can
> probably report them in the normal way with ubuntu-bug and the .crash file
> name.
Sorry, I don't think you can.  It will just submit them the same way as
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