report a bug in bash
see also :
bash - update-alternatives
add an example, a script, a trick and tips
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is a utility for reporting bugs in Bash to the
will start up your preferred editor with a preformatted bug
report template for you to fill in. Save the file and quit
the editor once you have completed the missing fields.
bashbug will notify you of any problems with the
report and ask for confirmation before sending it. By
default the bug report is mailed to both the GNU developers
and the Debian Bash maintainers. The recipients can be
changed by giving a comma separated list of
If you invoke
bashbug by accident, just quit your editor. You will
always be asked for confirmation before a bug report is
Show a brief usage message and
Show the version of
bashbug and exit.
Comma separated list of
recipients´ email addresses. By default the report is
mailed to both the GNU developers and the Debian Bash
Editor to use for editing the bug report.
Editor to use for editing the bug report (overridden by
reportbug, update-alternatives for
page was written by Christer Andersson
<klamm[:at:]comhem[:dot:]se> for the Debian project (but may be
used by others).