"The system detected a problem, do you want to report it?" dialog

Oliver Grawert ogra at ubuntu.com
Sat Aug 25 20:12:30 UTC 2018

Am Samstag, den 25.08.2018, 15:29 -0400 schrieb Robert Heller:
> In other words, the "error" popup was totally extranious, unnecessary
> and 
> quite anoying.  Is there any reason not to get rid of this
> silliness?  Oh, and 
> I don't really want the users of these machines to be randomly
> reporting 
> "bugs" in any case.  I'd rather they just tell me when something goes
> wrong.

apport got a lot celeverer to not notify you about older/known issues
past 14.04 ... and given that 14.04 goes effectively EOL in april
chances are low it would get fixed even if you filed a bug about it ...
so my suggestion would be to simply disable it in /etc/default/apport
and be done ....

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