Devuan bug report logs - #134
reportbug: reportbug can't find the network

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Package: reportbug; Maintainer for reportbug is Mark Hindley <>;

Reported by: John Franklin <>

Date: Sun, 13 Aug 2017 17:33:05 UTC

Severity: normal

Tags: ascii, jessie

Merged with 217, 258

Fixed in version 7.5.3+devuan2

Done: Mark Hindley <>

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Subject: bug#134: reportbug: reportbug can't find the network
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Dear Maintainer,

The reportbug tool sometimes fails to find the network, even when there
is nothing wrong with the network.  Maybe it is looking for an IPv6
connection when only IPv4 is available?

Session fragment follows:

----- Session Fragment Starts -----

Select one of these packages: 10
Please enter the version of the package this report applies to (blank
> 1.6.2-3
Will send report to Devuan (per lsb_release).
Querying Devuan BTS for reports on network-manager (source)...
Unable to connect to Devuan BTS (error: "NoNetwork()"); continue
[y|N|?]? y
No bug reports found.

Briefly describe the problem (max. 100 characters allowed). This will be
bug email subject, so keep the summary as concise as possible, for
"fails to send email" or "does not start with -q option specified"
Ctrl+c to exit reportbug without reporting a bug).
reportbug: exiting due to user interrupt.
vmadmin@devuan:~$ ping
PING ( 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from ( icmp_seq=1 ttl=50
time=166 ms
64 bytes from ( icmp_seq=2 ttl=50
time=304 ms
64 bytes from ( icmp_seq=3 ttl=50
time=224 ms
--- ping statistics ---
3 packets transmitted, 3 received, 0% packet loss, time 2488ms
rtt min/avg/max/mdev = 166.341/231.533/304.091/56.478 ms

----- Session Fragment Ends -----

-- Package-specific info:
** Environment settings:

** /home/vmadmin/.reportbugrc:
reportbug_version "7.1.6+devuan2.1"
mode standard
ui text
realname "John Franklin"
email ""

-- System Information:
Distributor ID:	Devuan
Description:	Devuan GNU/Linux 2.0 (ascii)
Release:	2.0
Codename:	ascii

Architecture: x86_64

Kernel: Linux 4.9.0-3-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_US.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash
Init: sysvinit (via /sbin/init)

Versions of packages reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                1.4.7
ii  python3-reportbug  7.1.6+devuan2.1
pn  python3:any        <none>

reportbug recommends no packages.

Versions of packages reportbug suggests:
pn  claws-mail                               <none>
pn  debconf-utils                            <none>
pn  debsums                                  <none>
pn  dlocate                                  <none>
pn  emacs23-bin-common | emacs24-bin-common  <none>
ii  file                                     1:5.30-1
pn  gir1.2-gtk-3.0                           <none>
pn  gir1.2-vte-2.91                          <none>
ii  gnupg                                    2.1.18-6
ii  postfix [mail-transport-agent]           3.1.4-7
ii  python3-gi                               3.22.0-2
pn  python3-gi-cairo                         <none>
pn  python3-gtkspellcheck                    <none>
pn  python3-urwid                            <none>
ii  xdg-utils                                1.1.1-1

Versions of packages python3-reportbug depends on:
ii  apt                1.4.7
ii  file               1:5.30-1
ii  python3-debian     0.1.30
ii  python3-debianbts  2.6.1
ii  python3-requests   2.12.4-1
pn  python3:any        <none>

python3-reportbug suggests no packages.

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